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Sightings

Nessie sightings go back 1500 years.  She has been seen by saints and common folk alike. And some people have pretended to see her.  The above photo, taken in 1934, by the eminent Harley Street physician Colonel Robert Wilson was accepted as her most authentic proof until 1994 when Wilson's stepson, 90 year-old Christian Spurling, made a startling deathbed confession: this is only the photo of an 18" model.  But Richard Smith says that Spurling's so-called confession was yet another hoax.

http://www.csicop.org/sb/9603/nessie.html

This NOVA site says the story calling this photo a hoax, may itself be a hoax:  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lochness/legend3.html

Here's a page with more information on the photo:

http://theshadowlands.net/hoax.htm

Enough people have seen Nessie that no number of exposed hoaxes will change people's belief that she exists. Most sightings of the monster have been reported in the vicinity of Urquhart Castle.

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The Wikipedia page of Nessie sightings:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loch_Ness_Monster

Pictures of  Nessie:

Dracontology Newsletter includes account of a man who touched Nessie in 1999

Man Who Touched Nessie

More hoaxes?

http://www.lochnessinvestigation.org/Gray.html

Accepted sightings:

http://www.lochness.co.uk/fan_club/thisyr.html

http://www.strangemag.com/nessie.sightings.html

bigfoots and nessies

http://www.fortunecity.com/roswell/barada/267/Siriusly/crypto-nessie.html

nessie spotted by vikings

http://www.lochness.co.uk/nessie/nessie.html

First Sea Serpent Sighting -- EVER

http://www.cryptomundo.com/cryptozoo-news/sargon-ss/