Season 1, Episode 4

The Tichborne Claimant, Loch Ness Hoax

The English country estate known as Upton House became the subject of one of the most unusual inheritance disputes in history, when a crude stranger from Australia claimed to be deceased heir of the Tichborne fortune. On the banks of the Potomac River, the historic mansion Mt. Vernon may have been the setting for a bizarre medical experiment following the death of America's first president. The ancient ruins of Urquhart Castle overlook Scotland's Loch Ness, the home of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, and the site of a bizarre hoax that captured the world's attention.

 

 

See Tune-In Times

Previous Episode

Hound of the Baskervilles, Lord Gordon Gordon, Wicked Mother

Next Episode

Black Dinner, Voynich Manuscript, Seward Attack

On TV

Planet Primetime

8:30am | 7:30c

Bizarre Foods

12pm | 11c

Bizarre Foods

1pm | 12c
On Tonight

Bizarre Foods

11pm | 10c

Bizarre Foods

12am | 11c
What's Hot
What's Hot

Bizarre Foods

All New: Tuesday, July 25 at 9|8c

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.