The Postbridge Apeman 1967 Dartmoor

Excerpt from Wildman, Nick Redfern.

Bob Shenton saw 'something bloody odd' on the wilds of Dartmoor back in the winter of 1967. He was driving across the moors late one night - at the time he worked as a plumber and was heading to a house to deal with a case of a burst water-pipe - and, while near the village of Postbridge, came across something decidedly strange.

According to Bob, for the very briefest of moments, and as he approached Postbridge, he caught sight of what looked for all the world like a large ape-like figure crossing the road in front of him and vanishing in the shadows at the edge of the road. He described this creature as shadow like. It just went into the trees and was gone..