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  • SIGHTINGS ON LAND
  • Name: Duncan Campbell
  • Date: 1527
  • Location: Not known
  • Description: A terrible beast seen on the loch shore.
  • Name: Group of children
  • Date: 1879
  • Location: North shore
  • Description: Small head on long neck turning from side to side. Grey in colour.
  • Name: E.H. Bright
  • Date: 1880
  • Location: Drumnadrochit
  • Description: Monster left wooded area and waddled to water on 4 legs. Long neck, dark grey in colour.
  • Name: Gypsy woman
  • Date: 1890
  • Location: North shore
  • Description: No details but she took detour over hills so she never passed same place again.
  • Name: William MacGruer
  • Date: 1912
  • Location: Inchnacardoch Bay
  • Description: Animal with long legs looking like a camel with a long neck moved into loch and vanished. Yellow in colour.
  • Name: Mrs. Peter Cameron
  • Date: 1919
  • Location: Not known
  • Description: Head like a camel on long neck with 4 limbs. Camel like colour.
  • Name: Alfred Cruickshank
  • Date: April 1923
  • Location: Invermoriston
  • Description: While driving down road saw a monster with body 3 to 3.6m long with a 3m tail. It had a arched back and 4 webbed, elephant like legs. Khaki green in colour.
  • Name: Alec Muir
  • Date: 1930's
  • Location: Inverfarigaig
  • Description: Large beast crossed road in front of car
  • Name: School children
  • Date: 1930's
  • Location: Urquhart Bay
  • Description: Horrifying animal seen moving from swamp area in Urquhart Bay into loch.
  • Name: Mrs. Eleanor Price-Hughes
  • Date: 1933
  • Location: Not known
  • Description: Large creature emerged from bushes and vanished into loch.
  • Name: Col. L. MCP Fordyce
  • Date: April 1933
  • Location: Near Foyers
  • Description: Like cross between a large horse and camel with hump on its back. Small head on long neck. Grey in colour.
  • Name: George Spicer
  • Date: July 1933
  • Location: Between Dores and Foyers
  • Description: Large creature crossed road 140m in front of car. Thick body with long neck. Grey 7.5m long. Moved in a jerky movement then slided into loch.
  • Name: Mrs. M.F. MacLennan
  • Date: August 1933
  • Location: Dores
  • Description: Dark grey mass on beach 6 to 7.5m long. Several humps with short, thick legs.
  • Name: Mrs. Ried
  • Date: December 1933
  • Location: Inverfarigaig
  • Description: Seen resting on shore. hairy body with thick mane on neck. Size of hippopotamus. Large, round head with short thick legs.
  • Name: Arthur Grant
  • Date: January 1934
  • Location: Abriachan
  • Description: Small eel like head on long neck. Bulky, 4.5 to 6m long body with 2 humps and 1.5m long tail. Black or dark brown, 4 flipper like legs.
  • Name: Jean MacDonald and Patricia Harvey
  • Date: February 1934
  • Location: Inchnacardoch Bay
  • Description: Seen crossing a stream in moonlight. Thick, dark body tapering toward tail - lighter underneath. 4 thick, short legs. Body about 3m long.
  • Name: Miss Margaret Munro
  • Date: June 1934
  • Location: Borlum Bay
  • Description: Seen on shingle beach. Large body with giraffe like neck with small head. Dark grey body. 2 short forelegs or flippers.
  • Name: Torquil Macleod
  • Date: February 1960
  • Location: Opposite the Horse Shoe
  • Description: Grey/black mass with elephant like trunk. Pair of front paddles in all 13.5m long.
  • Name: L.N.I.
  • Date: June 1963
  • Location: Seen from Achnahannet
  • Description: Seen and filmed on shore 4km away. Film no good because of distance but guessed at body of 5m long.