Scottish Culture @ BellaOnline A site devoted to Scotland and its culture. Information about Scottish history, authors, books, food, customs and folklore. en-us Copyright 2019 All Rights Reserved. Tue, 22 Oct 2019 21:46:09 EST 240 Scottish Culture @ BellaOnline Sawney Bean Sawney Bean and his notorious family lived in a cave in Ayrshire on Scotland’s south west coast near Ballantrae. The clan at full strength was said to number 48, each and every one of them a cannibal who caught, murdered, pickled and ate unwary travellers. Sat, 24 Aug 2013 08:48:57 EST Burke and Hare William Burke and William Hare were two of Scotland's most notorioius murderers, selling bodies for dissection by medical students. Sat, 3 Aug 2013 16:03:33 EST Greyfriars Bobby Greyfriars Bobby was a Skye terrier so committed to his master that he watched over his owner’s Edinburgh grave for fourteen years. Sat, 27 Jul 2013 13:08:07 EST