Medieval “vampire” burial details revealed
Published on November 5th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks2
It is believed to be a 'deviant burial', where people considered the 'dangerous dead', such as vampires, were interred to prevent them rising from their graves to plague the living.
In reality, victims of this treatment were social outcasts who scared others because of their unusual behaviour. Only a handful of such burials have been unearthed in the UK.[tweetmeme][Full story] Story: The Telegraph | Photo: Reuters