Check out the picsA BAFFLED gran told last night how she discovered the Devil’s footprints — in sleepy Devon.
The hoof-like marks were a chilling echo of a phenomenon first recorded in 1855 — and Jill Wade now hopes to solve the ancient mystery.
Pensioner Jill woke to find the marks in fresh snow in her back garden in Woolsery.
She said: “I couldn’t believe it — the footprints were in the shape of a cloven hoof. There were no other marks at all in the snow. I’d love to know what it was.” ...
The tracks may or may not have been left by a deer. Of course that is a theory which is in no way as exciting as the thought of Satan being abroad.