The Monster Hunters of Down Cthulhu
30 mile trip from Inverness on bad roads
1 inn, a postmaster who is also the town clerk.
The Coven: Santrane the leader and Master of the Silver Twilight, McQ bros,
Allister MacGillivrey (local teacher), Ian McLennan (rich farmer), Wooly MacMerdow (strongest man in town), Willy Wassel (crazy Willy), Duncan McBane,
Argisle, Fergus: CID rank trumped Hayes; secretly in Templar order, high rank
Belfagore: DECEASED killed at church battle saw his wanted poster in Inverness, wanted in Balkans and Germany for ritual murders; Tammus said was in the Hermetic Order of the Silver Star;
Chisolm, Adam: DECEASED friend of Hancock, suffered breakdown in Africa;
Doctor: local lore expert; spoke of lizard men ages ago, had copy of the Roman manuscript; technically retired but only one so deals with emergencies; believes Maggie’s forgetfulness was a witch wammie;
Hancock: DECEASED agent on ‘vacation’ in Scotland, killed by cult and became a ghost whom we put to rest; had travelled in Africa with friend Adam Chisolm; found his hidden remains in his house, tortured to death by MacWarries; had been to G’harne!! gave us cryptic clue Johnny must still give us so we aren’t killed (see photo in phone);
Hayes, Tommy: undercover Scotland Yard Inspector, claimed was up from England for work cause just likes Scotland and people; claimed he came to join Silver Twilight when he thougth we were cultists; fully aware of magic now and occult;
Kennedy, Andrew: archaeologist; called to help by Hancock, Father McBride who showed him an old manuscript. Next thing he’s out digging in hills and finds old Roman ruins; knew something bad happened to Hancock, was afraid for himself;
King’s Inn: owner Fergus MacGinnis;4 rooms, 2 beds a piece;good shephard’s pie, and porters and whiskey; distrusted the MacWarrie’s almost immediately;
Loch Mullardock: loch near which the temple was being dug up
MacClaren, Rabbie: local hunter/trapper around Llatre; saw a cult ritual at Craeg Dhubh involving McBane and MacWarries, and perhaps Hays who ran for his life; has seen the serpent people;
MacDonald, Ian: DECEASED owned farm inn neary town of Cozy Lodge; local lore amateur; known as upstanding citizen; sang in church choir;
MacGillivray, Allistair: DECEASED via shaggoth under McBane’s house; cultist school teacher on extended holiday from lowlands. Not trusted around here by the highlanders. About 40. Knows some archaeology, in awe about this famous one is here. He has read one of his books, pretty good he says.
MacGinnis, Fergus: owner King’s Inn
MacMerdow, Wooly: DECEASED strongest man in town, cultist who became hulk at church battle, where killed by Paul
MacNair, Angus: DECEASED Maggie’s brother; second strongest man in town after MacMerdow; killed at church battle
MacNeele, Sandy: Constable of Cannoch;
MacWarrie, Andrew and Jamie: met in the inn, live in small village Latrey, south near dig; look like trouble; about 27 and 30; strong; they run the dig. Hancock left money for them to keep going, store anything they find; Kennedy supposed to be leading but he hasn’t gone back for a week/week and a half.
They don’t know why he hasn’t come back and they say he’s heading back for Edinboro soon as he’s done with his notes.
Maggie: barmaid at King’s Inn; had loved Hancock, betrayed cult for him but when he wasn’t going to take her away she betrayed him to them then regretted it; claimed she made the elder sign stone aka star stone of powerto protect him;
McBane, Duncan: knows as a local loon; part of the coven; escaped through gate under his house
McBride, Father: gave Hancock a helpful manuscript; came to realization of the whole truth of the situation when we brought him Hancock’s body to proper bury and told him of his ghost;
McLennan, Ian: DECEASED rich farmer; killed by Paul at church battle
McRae’s: local family whose baby was lost but recovered; successful farmers; wife hated Santrane, said she’s a witch and McBane her warlock; husband thought it was faeries;
Santrane: cult sorceress; killed at the dig battle by Jack Burton but she returned as if nothing had happened; possibly Yog Sothoth her father; uses souls of sacrificial victims to gain immortality; escaped via portal in church fight;
Tammus: Cannoch postmaster;