'I saw the Humber Monster' - Hull pensioner John Cottrell-Smith
It's the East Coast's answer to the legend of Loch Ness.
Is the Humber Monster a legend with genuine origins or a complete myth?
One Hull pensioner is certain it is real, and believes he saw it himself as a small child before the Second World War.
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Memories stirred for John Cottrell-Smith after the Mail's story about the beast, which was researched by local historian Mike Covell, circulated in the national media last month.
Mr Cottrell-Smith, 86, of east Hull, said he was walking along Grimsby Fish Dock's north wall with his aunt... read more
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