Via Under the influence!-Welsh Folklore: The Mythical Beasts of Llyn Cowlyd

Llyn Cowlyd is a long and narrow lake in the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. According to legend and tradition there were three mythical beasts associated with it; the water horse, the water bull and the Owl of Cowlyd. This work will briefly discuss the myths associated with each of them.

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Via Under the influence!-Welsh Folktales: The Maiden of the Green Forest

In Wales there are many folktales and legends of how humans and people from the Otherworld sometimes meet, fall in love and even marry and presented here is a retelling of a Welsh tale taken from Welsh Fairy Tales by William Elliot Griffis.

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