Return to the Weird Weather Main Page Weird Weather: Before 1 AD 512 AD Mount Vesuvius experiences an eruption, often called the “Fourth Eruption.” 521 AD Earthquake hits Corinth and destroys much of the city.
7 AD Famine accompanied pestilence in Judea. 10 AD Famine reported in Ireland. Pestilence in Asia Minor, accompanied by earthquakes that went into Greece and Italy.
224 BC By October, pestilence had spread throughout the Chinese Empire.
A massive stone castle once stood in Florida. It was deemed the “House of Tragedy.” This virtual Hill House stood for a hundred years, and might still be standing, if anyone could’ve resided within its walls.
Aztecs had a form of “holy water.” They wore it as a charm.
Magan- Hebrew word for Talisman.
Arabian nations will be properly divided as more information as published. Eil Kenie (Several spelling variations are used in the English language) – Traditional substance used by Arabic peoples centuries ago. This black substance was applied around the eye area.
Kyphl- An Egyptian aromatic believed to heal, created from 16 different materials. Caligorant- This Egyptian giant cannibal ensnared unsuspected travelers with an invisible net.
Kosh- A wicked forest fiend.
Robin Goodfellow- English domesticated fairy. A nocturnal creature most often benign, although many suppose he leads men astray at night. Hand of Glory- This is the term for the severed hand of a hanged criminal.