Jump to content




Welcome to Unexplained Mysteries! Please sign in or create an account to start posting and to access a host of extra features.


* * * * - 2 votes

100-year-old bottle of beer found

botle of beer st pirans oratory church brew perranporth

  • Please log in to reply
12 replies to this topic

#1    Still Waters

Still Waters

    Deeply Mysterious

  • 43,368 posts
  • Joined:01 Jun 2008
  • Gender:Female

  • Sometimes it's better to keep the mystery unexplained.

Posted 20 March 2014 - 12:37 PM

A bottle of beer believed to be more than 100-years-old has been found at an ancient church in Cornwall.
The bottle, still containing some of the beer, was found at St Piran's Oratory, near Perranporth, which is believed to be among the oldest places of Christian worship in Britain.

The beer will be analysed to see what brew was used.

http://www.bbc.co.uk...rnwall-26660405

Posted Image

#2    Mac E

Mac E

    Mass Confuser

  • Member
  • 2,153 posts
  • Joined:04 Nov 2007
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Minnesota

  • If you can't convince them, confuse them.

Posted 20 March 2014 - 12:41 PM

I'd sample it!

In the beginning there were only probabilities. The universe could only come into existence if someone observed it. It does not matter that the observers turned up several billion years later. The universe exists because we are aware of it.

Martin Rees (1942) Astrophysicist

#3    Peter B

Peter B

    Psychic Spy

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,842 posts
  • Joined:29 Mar 2009
  • Gender:Not Selected
  • Location:Yes We Can-berra!

Posted 20 March 2014 - 12:54 PM

I wonder which the bottle's owner worshipped more. Probably God, given the bottle was unfinished... :-)


#4    moonshadow60

moonshadow60

    Astral Projection

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 710 posts
  • Joined:17 Dec 2006
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Maine

  • "There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page or just closing the book"... James Wilson

Posted 22 March 2014 - 03:29 PM

That has to be one skunky bottle of beer.


#5    Jeremiah65

Jeremiah65

    Seeker of knowledge

  • Banned
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,097 posts
  • Joined:25 Jun 2012
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:The mists at the edge of your dreams...

  • "It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle

Posted 22 March 2014 - 03:40 PM

that just sounds nasty

"Liberty means responsibility.  That is why most men dread it."  George Bernard Shaw
"I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it."  Thomas Jefferson

Posted Image

#6    Hawkin

Hawkin

    LiverEatenJohnson

  • Member
  • 2,784 posts
  • Joined:21 Jun 2010
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:USA

  • Some say he is dead.
    Some say he will never be.

Posted 22 March 2014 - 03:55 PM

I wonder if it will have value to it because of it's age and still sealed? Interesting to see if they put one on it.


#7    Leonardo

Leonardo

    Awake

  • Member
  • 18,410 posts
  • Joined:20 Oct 2006
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:UK

  • Hell is a guilty conscience

Posted 22 March 2014 - 05:56 PM

Apologies in advance...

"One hundred year-old bottle of beer in the church,
One hundred year-old bottle of beer.
If it was discovered just one year before
There'd be a ninety-nine year-old bottle of beer in the church!

Ninety-nine year-old bottle of beer in the church.
ninety-nine year-old bottle of beer..."

...and so on

ad nauseum. :P

You're welcome for the eerwurm. :D

In the book of life, the answers aren't in the back. - Charlie Brown

"It is a profound and necessary truth that the deep things in science are not found because they are useful; they are found because it was possible to find them."  - J. Robert Oppenheimer; Scientific Director; The Manhattan Project

"talking bull**** is not a victimless crime" - Marina Hyde, author.

#8    JustTerri

JustTerri

    Alien Embryo

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 108 posts
  • Joined:11 Mar 2014
  • Gender:Not Selected

Posted 22 March 2014 - 07:34 PM

Wow.


#9    ancient astronaut

ancient astronaut

    Conspiracy Theorist

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 901 posts
  • Joined:23 Jul 2011
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:31 spooner street

  • It Is What It Is.

Posted 22 March 2014 - 10:03 PM

**** Yeah!!!!!!! Let's Drink it!!!!!


#10    taniwha

taniwha

    Hi. If im an idiot, then im an idiot for truth.

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,910 posts
  • Joined:25 Sep 2012
  • Gender:Male

Posted 22 March 2014 - 11:01 PM

The St Austell Brewery...

http://www.bbc.co.uk...2003/beer.shtml

" Where does yesterday go to? Where does tomorrow come from? Is not the universe the proginetor of space and time? "
                                                                        **Time-machine Universe**
                                                            http://www.unexplain...howtopic=286269

#11    Hobbit Feet

Hobbit Feet

    Ectoplasmic Residue

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 127 posts
  • Joined:21 Dec 2012
  • Gender:Female

  • Drop me off at Willoughby and take me to Aunt T's!

Posted 23 March 2014 - 03:48 PM

Leonardo beat me to it. I was going to say "it must've been the last bottle of beer on the wall".


#12    maximusnow

maximusnow

    Apparition

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 306 posts
  • Joined:23 Sep 2011
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Tennessee

  • Science is a road trip and facts are the photos we take on the way, the fuel that propels us is ignorance.

Posted 23 March 2014 - 05:44 PM

I dont always drink beer, but when I do, I drink St Pirans Holy Water. Remembeer: stay thirsty friends.

Maximus


#13    theotherguy

theotherguy

    Psychic Spy

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,005 posts
  • Joined:22 Sep 2008
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:next to the fireplace

  • Just trying to get my post count up...

Posted 24 March 2014 - 09:36 PM

...in...the...church...One-year-old bottle...of beer in...the...church...One-year-old...bottle...of beer...If it wasss discoverrred...just one year befororore...There'd be a fresh bottle...of beerrrr...in......the............churssshhhh... :sleepy: zzzzzzzzz......

Edited by theotherguy, 24 March 2014 - 09:37 PM.





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users