Welsh UFO sightings from 1856. For sightings from other years please click HERE.
The Brecon Gazette recounted a series of sightings of a spectre that was in the form of a headless pony, and then a large Newfoundland dog. A tinker was later blamed for the sightings.
Wednesday 29th October 1856, night
A labourer named Dan Harley saw a ghost with two heads - locally believed to be the restless spirit of an old Catholic man who had fallen down the stairs and died - and was afterwards so frightened and ill he was convinced he would die.