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  • European European (culture)
  • Undead Undead (attribute)
  • Cave Dweller Cave Dweller (attribute)
  • Mount Mount (attribute)
  • Deadly Deadly (behaviour)
  • Water Horses Water Horses (common type)

A trickster shape-shifter of north-east England. It was said to be the Ghost of a man who was killed for plundering a granary and thus kept a vast amount of treasure in a hidden cave. He would appear in the form of a donkey or replica of a farmer’s horse. He would allow his victims to ride him and then throw his reins of and gallop away or dive into a stream laughing.

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