The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers
What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  • BuzzFeed Unsolved Network
    BuzzFeed Unsolved Network

    Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

    • Gracie

      If the keeper didn't report anything weird during those two weeks, I wonder if the principal keeper paid him to not say anything and then murdered the other two. Since he had asked just before arriving at the lighthouse with the others whether they could do an experiment to see how long it would take someone to get there between the thing being reported and them actually investigating. Since it was denied, maybe he opted to just bribe the keeper to keep silent. Since he wanted to know how long it would take for someone to come investigating, maybe he was planning out how long he'd have from the time he'd stop turning on the light (leaving the island) until someone would start looking for him. The journal said he was quiet, so what if he was just nervous about his plans. He could have drugged the other two which made them hallucinate and see the storm. Perhaps he was conducting some sort of experiment, and then killed them and left somehow, maybe by having some sort of accomplice pick him up or something.

    • Plant

      What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

    • valsol

      shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

    • Grace Linnea
      Grace Linnea

      Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

    • Yazmine Yacub
      Yazmine Yacub

      whenever i need to do scottish accents i just always say it how i think shrek would say it and i think you guys should try it too!!

  • bradstev14

    Hagrid came and took them to Hogwarts. Yer a wizard Donald.

  • y a
    y a

    I think they got into a little scrap, sure no sign of violence, but what about outside? it can explain why one of the lighthouse keepers didnt bother grabbing his coat

  • Arya

    At 3:47 as a Scottish native hearing them speak made me have a seizure

  • Disha Khandelwal
    Disha Khandelwal

    Genuinely worried that the lockdown has eroded your sanity 🥴

  • becky wilton
    becky wilton

    Why is no one saying pirates??!

  • Jay Steele
    Jay Steele

    lighthouse keepers are moths, apparently.

    • Ailsa Ni
      Ailsa Ni

      "What if I told you you were gonna disappear?" "Sounds good!" that's a mood

  • Lardcomposite

    Ryan: "Looks like a can of alien juice." Shane: "... Is that where this is... Fuckin going...? 😒"

    • Ailsa Ni
      Ailsa Ni

      I will be soo disappointed if I don't see a mix of their rap battle going viral soon.

  • TheMisanthropist TM
    TheMisanthropist TM

    Holy crap, Shane is that boring white guy who basically failed improv class.

  • VibeCheck

    if you sub to me, you will get nothing, i will gain satisfaction.

  • Lalitendu Das
    Lalitendu Das

    This is basically story of the lighthouse

  • Azusa the kitten
    Azusa the kitten

    Buzzfeed unsolved is the only good thing about buzzzfeed 😂

  • exseed 77
    exseed 77

    Play phasmophobia

  • Zach davis
    Zach davis

    Please do the murders of the Girl Scout girls on Oklahoma in the 1970s I think near Tulsa Oklahoma

  • Aria

    *anyone else get the Dark Knight Rises reference?*

  • Kit&Kat

    they should play phasmophobia

  • Barney Jr Official [Spongebob vlogs 9000]
    Barney Jr Official [Spongebob vlogs 9000]

    I'm here from Mr. Nightmare/Llama Arts

  • Epicnis

    Ryan's voice is iconic, he should do voiceovers for Amazon Prime and Netflix horror documentaries

  • pattmyn

    I still giggle at the bandages just removing themselves from the one sheep at the beginning.

  • Joy Blue
    Joy Blue

    this return of the gems of buzzfeed is what I need rn

  • Justine Sklar
    Justine Sklar

    Just a casual throuple chillin in Jamaica who used to run a lighthouse

  • Cæcilie

    I will be soo disappointed if I don't see a mix of their rap battle going viral soon.

  • Ashleigh Margaret
    Ashleigh Margaret

    "What if I told you you were gonna disappear?" "Sounds good!" that's a mood

  • GirlOnTheStreets

    I'm Scottish and if like me you live in the Highlands, you know all those stories about sprites and faeries are all still widely believed today. The idea that the men may have offended a faerie or sprite which then turned them into the three birds sat atop the lighthouse would not be completely unreasonable... especially with the local farmers believing the islands had magical qualities anyway. The Scottish Highlands and Islands are filled with stories and places like that - it can be a very superstitious place, especially among older locals. But i don't believe it was aliens lol.

  • Isla

    Shane is soo done with unsolved 😅😂

  • DragonTamer 4444
    DragonTamer 4444

    Ricky Goldsworth showed himself for a moment

  • Tac 01
    Tac 01

    At this point just give them a tv show called "buzzfeed unsolved"

  • Ryan R
    Ryan R

    8:13 I think that's the closest i've seen Shane come to being legitimately mad 😂

  • Leah Macmaster
    Leah Macmaster

    yo shoutout to portland head light in cape elizabeth, maine @ 15:30

  • Mel in Real Life
    Mel in Real Life

    Wasn’t this turned into a movie with Gerard Butler

  • TPoseCulture

    Although I don't know for sure what happened, I can only assume that at some point, someone didn't complement someone else's lobster.

  • Edward Joseph Manao
    Edward Joseph Manao

    there is a movie called The Vanishing that is based on this mystery. what happened there is more likely than the theories we have here.

  • Shelbi M.
    Shelbi M.

    y’all should do the julie vega or the elisa lam cases

  • Shelbi M.
    Shelbi M.


  • Jabez Guillaume
    Jabez Guillaume

    Please bring out more videos

  • The Manager
    The Manager

    No rat

  • The Manager
    The Manager

    M a s k e

  • McKade

    YES MAN IM SO HAPPY YOU GUYS ARE BACK !!!That Rhyme Battle tho LMFAO!!!

  • Bagels

    Ryan: looks like a can of alien juice Shane:ಠ_ಠ

  • Bruno'sBaBySquirrel

    me everyday in 2020: 8:13

  • Mike Harkins
    Mike Harkins

    I'm Scottish and laughing my heid off at impression

  • Stephen Vaughn
    Stephen Vaughn

    Im surprised the movie the lighthouse hasnt been referenced once

  • Mango Alex
    Mango Alex

    Okay so, this may be weird but I wrote the exact same story in year 2 ( grade 3). I had never heard of this story before. I’m now in year 8

  • Xiomara G.
    Xiomara G.

    Yasss you guys are back!

  • Starry Potts
    Starry Potts

    "Tell me more about these men" -Shane Madej, 2020

  • Starry Potts
    Starry Potts

    Postmortem question: could the men have been poisoned? That wouldn't leave signs of a scuffle.


    its Irish and pronounced eye lean and mor is Irish for big so the name is big (eye lean)

  • Leo Berry
    Leo Berry

    how long could you two last working a lighthouse together ?

  • ok Miney
    ok Miney

    Fred and George weasley but in 2020.

  • M.C Ellen
    M.C Ellen

    6’4 Shane seeing women under 5’5: *bursts into tears* Why are you so little??? So smol.... I could step on you......


    I’ve been waiting for a new season!!! Dreams come true 🔥😁

  • D'Arcy Sinead
    D'Arcy Sinead

    Is nobody going to talk about how they say “buoy” it’s pronounced boy as in buoyancy aid not boooewy, never in my life have I heard this word butchered

  • Kate

    "I'm really tough and I'll tell you I've haaad enough"

  • vbddfy euuyt
    vbddfy euuyt

    They probably killed a seabird - 'tis bad luck to kill a sea bird

  • Elijah Thomas
    Elijah Thomas

    Shane: “I could beat a Sprite in a rap battle” Ryan: “ok start” Shane: “years ago I tried to....”

    • vbddfy euuyt
      vbddfy euuyt

      Tsunami... duh lol

  • Herro

    Yo why is Ryan so beefcake all of a sudden or is that just me

  • Jackie Vorlak
    Jackie Vorlak

    Me within 40 seconds of watching this vid "Is Shane drunk??"

  • Swastik Nihar Mohanty
    Swastik Nihar Mohanty

    MH370 Stone man Beer man Arushi Talwar

  • Cieriaa Monaee
    Cieriaa Monaee

    I love these two 🤣🤣🤣


    This episode is supposed to be in BuzzFeed Unsolved SUPERNATURAL

  • TheMusicPpl

    15:03 Did Ryan spell Edinburgh as Edinbruh ? 😶

  • Guitarguy360

    How did Shane not switch legs 1 time

  • JoshLA

    Liverpool has a lot of spooky places

  • Banana Pug
    Banana Pug

    I'm Scottish and never heard of this place lol

  • Shabobo

    what if they were abducted by pirates

  • Adhitya Agri Astarini
    Adhitya Agri Astarini

    I can't believe how much I've missed the boys 🥺

  • Anna Barry
    Anna Barry

    I missed you guys!!!

  • Daniel Schmidt
    Daniel Schmidt

    Magic grass? You're just antagonizing Grass Fed Grass now.

  • I I
    I I

    2 minutes in and that's enough for me, rather you just got on with the story.

  • Natasha Garcia
    Natasha Garcia

    love you guys

  • Desiree Espinosa
    Desiree Espinosa

    Tsunami... duh lol

  • Matt McGurn
    Matt McGurn

    You should do the Chris Benoit murders

  • Kyle Ritchie
    Kyle Ritchie

    For me being Scottish I find it hilarious for Americans to try and copy our accent it’s just complete failure and u guys just can’t do it my gf is American herself and she can’t even say the names of our towns and cities correctly too funny 😂😂😂👌

  • Edgy_Secular _Memes
    Edgy_Secular _Memes

    This literally feels like the Lighthouse, the movie in real life. Bruh this is crazy

  • breaaa

    if shane narrated this i feel it wouldn’t be as “ scary “ as it sounds

  • Kali Smith
    Kali Smith

    This reminded me of Percy Jackson at the start of it

  • Banunu Banunu
    Banunu Banunu

    Why does he say boo-ey it’s pronounced boy?

  • Tabitha Jergens
    Tabitha Jergens

    Look into the Villisca Axe Murder House!

  • BB Key
    BB Key

    Ryan: *Better keep it tight* 😂

  • BB Key
    BB Key

    I think the fourth one had something to do with it and just threw the bodies into the ocean. Like how can 3 men go missing by "accident"?

  • Jenna Bartschi
    Jenna Bartschi

    The way the “alien juice” comment destroyed Shane’s joy in mere seconds

  • ms6

    they back people tell they quit buzzfeed. Miss something there

  • honkity_


  • Calum hay
    Calum hay

    I am scottish and i am so offended by this

  • John F
    John F

    23:41 corn cob pipe? i mean, his name was MacArthur

  • Yen

    That person that doesn’t see the lighthouse: *seems sus but I’ll ignore that*

  • Carolyn Izaguirre
    Carolyn Izaguirre

    they both sound insane lmao

  • Zuhal Hamidy
    Zuhal Hamidy

    "If you are scottish and being offended by that. You should be" -Ryan

  • pockystickz :3
    pockystickz :3

    I can't take this seriously the narrator sounds like chills

  • Olivia Testa
    Olivia Testa

    I don’t know why, but my favourite part of every “unsolved” episode is finding out how Ryan is going to transition to the “making this case unsolved” bit. Anyone else?

  • Zulphur

    I've been waiting ages for The guys to return, you wont belive The smile upon my face when i saw this and I am still having that psychotic smile :-)(Free range grass for The sheep)

  • booboothefool

    i say the goongoozler took them 😤😤 unnus annual fans know

  • elainefitz21
    elainefitz21 This case is something for unsolved to sync their teeth into!!

  • Avni Sharma
    Avni Sharma

    imagine they just all got drunk, tied the bottles to their ankles, and just drowned in the ocean

  • True Rue
    True Rue

    The blue men, storm Kelpies, Ghosts. There are plenty of supernatural creatures on Scotland. And now we have skipped over the possible ghost on the island. Oh yay now there are also ghost ravens. Good lord this mystery.

  • GamingWithMe 2220
    GamingWithMe 2220

    i've been waiting for a new one for so long :')

  • BananaPhoPhilly

    "If you're Scottish and you're offended by this, you should be" LOL

  • Jack J. Q. Daniels
    Jack J. Q. Daniels

    Sooo, no surprise Shane can do a PERFECT (or as close to it as I've ever heard from an American) Scottish accent, demons gotta be able to trick people with their voice

    • Jack J. Q. Daniels
      Jack J. Q. Daniels

      Also lmao I'm glad y'all are back! I do love me some true crime

  • Liana H
    Liana H

    Dude best timed sick leave ever

  • Pixie *
    Pixie *

    ya know I was sad that this was a true crime season but 50% of the theory’s today were supernatural

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