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Cottingley Fairies


The Cottingley Fairies appear in a series of five photographs taken by Elsie Wright (1901–88) and Frances Griffiths (1907–86), two young cousins who lived in ...

The Cottingley Fairies - The Museum of Hoaxes


The photos had been taken by two young girls, the cousins Frances Griffith and Elsie Wright, while playing in the garden of Elsie's Cottingley village home.

The Case of the Cottingley Fairies


In 1917 two teenage girls from Cottingley, England, produced photographs of fairies in the garden.

The UnMuseum: The Case of the Cottingley Fairies


Nine-year-old Frances Griffiths was in trouble. She had been playing down near the stream called Cottingley beck and had slipped on wet stepping stones, ...

COTTINGLEY FAIRIES - in contact with Cottingley Village


The story and photos of the nonexistent Cottingley fairies.

Cottingley Fairies - COTTINGLEY.NET - The Cottingley Network


Cottingley Fairies. This section is dedicated to the Cottingley Fairies. Read a detailed account of the story with a focus on the people, places and events which  ...

The Cottingley Fairies - BBC


Once upon a time it was thought fairies could be found at the bottom of a garden right here in Bradford. Bus travellers arriving in Cottingley were even told they ...

Fairy dust: the Cottingley fairies - Philip Coppens.com


The famous Cottingley fairies were “photographed” by two girls Elsie Wright, 15, and her cousin Frances Griffiths, 10, in the last days of the First World War.

Would You Believe in the Cottingley Fairies If You Saw Them Today?


Jan 18, 2015 ... (Public Domain) Background: The beck in Cottingley, UK, where the girls ... paper “The Cottingley Fairies Photographs and Spirit Photography.

Amazon.com: Reflections on the Cottingley Fairies: Frances Griffiths ...


Reflections on the Cottingley Fairies: Frances Griffiths - in Her Own Words: With Additional Material by Her Daughter Christine Paperback – June 1, 2009.

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Five famous hoaxes which fooled the world - Telegraph


Aug 3, 2011 ... 1. The Cottingley Fairies 1917. The Cottingley Fairies are a series of five photographs taken by Elsie Wright and Frances Griffiths, two young ...



Sir Arthur Conan Doyle will always be best remembered as the creator of the cynical, deductive reasoning Sherlock Holmes but in his later years, he became a  ...

Arthur Conan Doyle & The Cottingley Fairies: How Two Young Girls ...


Jan 23, 2013 ... One such famous hoax was the case of the so-called “Cottingley Fairies.” As you can see from the photo above (from 1917), the case involved ...