Alien Big Cat (ABC) reports from the Paranormal Database


Stafford Beast

Location: Norton Bridge (Staffordshire) - General area
Date / Time: August 2008
Further Comments: There were several reports of a large cat in this region over the 2008 summer, including one report of a pet sheep that was found dead, a local 'expert' saying that a big cat had attacked it.



Location: Nottingham (Nottinghamshire) - Nottingham Airport area
Date / Time: 29 July 1976
Further Comments: Two milkmen in the area reported seeing a large cat with a long tail which had a bushy end. Locals claimed that their pets had been quite restless during the night, though a large scale search by police using tracker dogs and helicopters found nothing.


Dog sized Cat

Location: NW3 (Greater London) - West End Lane, area near the church
Date / Time: April 1992
Further Comments: Deep within London, the report of this large golden cat surprised many locals.


Black Cat

Location: Okehampton (Devon) - Wooded open ground, end of Wonnacotts Road
Date / Time: Spring 2006
Further Comments: Two children reported seeing a black, puma-like cat while playing in this wooded area.


Beast of Bexley

Location: Outer London: Bexley (Greater London) - Bexleyheath Golf Club
Date / Time: 22:30h on 12 July 2005, and Feb 2006
Further Comments: A teenager reported seeing a giant black cat trotting across the grass here - police were called but could find nothing. The creature was photographed by a woman from the bottom of her garden in Feb 2006.


Large Black Cat

Location: Outer London: Northolt (Greater London) - Central Line Railway between Northolt & Greenford
Date / Time: 1995 onwards?
Further Comments: It was claimed that this ABC used the local rail tracks to move around without attracting too much attention.


Large ABC Footprints in Snow

Location: Peldon (Essex) - Exact area not known
Date / Time: Jan 1996
Further Comments: While no animal was seen, a large cat left footprints in the snow here in early 1996.


Black Panther

Location: Pershore (Hereford & Worcester) - Outside of Croome Estate
Date / Time: 01 June 2012
Further Comments: A witness reported seeing a black panther moving through a rapeseed field.


Black Cat

Location: Pitsea (Essex) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: May 1976
Further Comments: A typical large cat was seen in the area, black in colour.


Fawn Coloured Cat

Location: Podsmead (Gloucestershire) - Widden Field
Date / Time: 2012
Further Comments: Julie Marlow spoke to the local newspaper about observing a fast moving, Alsatian-sized creature which was fawn in colour in a field close to her home. Marlow said friends had seen a similar creature in the area.


Cat Calls

Location: Poole (Dorset) - Canford Heath
Date / Time: 20 August 2005 (cat heard)
Further Comments: A woman with her elderly mother crossing the heath heard a growling noise followed by a loud roar from behind bushes. As they ran off, the roar has heard again. A cyclist and her son have also reported seeing a ghostly woman wearing a grey Victorian dress on the heath, close to the bomb crater used by mountain bikers.


Young Puma

Location: Portrush (County Antrim) - General area
Date / Time: 2006
Further Comments: The press reported that people should not approach a large cat if seen in this area, following several sightings in quick succession.


Rusty Cat

Location: Rackheath (Norfolk) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: July 1996
Further Comments: Rusty brown in colour, this cat made a fleeting visit to Rackheath.


Large Black Cat

Location: Randaltown (County Antrim) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: Circa 2008
Further Comments: A local man and his friend witnessed a huge, black creature run past their car while heading towards a local chip shop.


Spotty Cat

Location: Red Lodge (Suffolk) - Russet Drive and woodland
Date / Time: Summer 2008, November 2014
Further Comments: In 2008, a local resident reported seeing a cat twice the size of a normal domestic feline early one morning along Russet Drive. The creature was described as 'spotty'. Six years later, two sandy-coloured large cats were sighted in woodland and reported to police, who found nothing when they investigated the area.


Big Cat

Location: Rochford (Essex) - General area of Rochford and Hawkwell
Date / Time: April 1978
Further Comments: A large out of place cat was observed several times in this area.



Location: Roughton (Norfolk) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: Summer 1996
Further Comments: Roughton was subject to visitation from at least one ABC during the summer of '96.


Large Black Cat

Location: Saltford (Somerset) - Near Bristol and Bath Railway Path
Date / Time: August 2001
Further Comments: A family walking along the path encountered a large black cat poking around a hedge. The creature looked up at the family before walking into a field and vanishing from view.


Snared Cat

Location: Sandown (Isle of Wight) - Yaverland Manor
Date / Time: 1987
Further Comments: A medium sized wild cat was caught and killed near the manor house, and later identified as a leopard cat.


Black 'Panther' Attack

Location: SE19 (Greater London) - Sydenham neighbourhood
Date / Time: 21 March 2005
Further Comments: Local resident Anthony Holder reported being attacked by a 1.8 metre long black cat in his back garden. The creature bit his fingers and left a large gash on his cheek before escaping. Police marksmen called to the scene found nothing.


Beast of Sydenham

Location: SE21 (Greater London) - Dulwich Wood
Date / Time: 2009
Further Comments: The press claimed a jogger had reported being chased by a large black cat through this wooded area.


Cat with Long Tail

Location: Shap (Cumbria) - M6 motorway near to junction 39
Date / Time: August 2001
Further Comments: A number of Alien Big Cat sightings have been reported along this stretch of motorway. The ABC reported in this instance was described as possessing a big head and a very long tail.


Large Cat

Location: Sheffield (Yorkshire) - Field near Wales Bar Petrol Station, now a golf course
Date / Time: 1987 or 1988
Further Comments: While crossing a field of sheep, a group of friends watched a large, cat-shaped creature amongst the sheep. The creature spotted the group and crouched, resulting in the friends fleeing the area.


Big Cat

Location: Shelley (Suffolk) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: March 1996
Further Comments: This ABC was observed at a distance of 350 metres.


Line Lion

Location: Shepley (Yorkshire) - Railway Line
Date / Time: 06 November 2011, around 15:30h
Further Comments: Trains were delayed for around two hours after police received a report of a lion (and possibly a cub) on the rail tracks at Shepley. After searching the area with twelve officers and a helicopter, nothing was found and rail travel resumed.

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