The fascinating history of sea serpent sightings in the Humber and North Sea

Newspaper reports dating back as far as the 1920s detail mysterious creatures spotted by trawlermen.,,, The story began in August 1922, when on Wednesday, August 30, a Grimsby steam trawler named CHANDOS, had a run-in with a sea serpent in the North Sea, 35 miles out from Spurn Point. The crew, who had sailed from Grimsby that morning, believed that they were initially seeing two brown sails from two inshore fishing boats, so approached them at a steady rate of knots. click here to read the story 12:37