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Was a Monkey Really Hanged in Hartlepool?
Offbeat  (tags: French Spy, Animal, Hanging, UK )


- 372 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Hartlepool is known by many as the place where a monkey was mistaken for a French spy and hanged. As some of the team behind the hit stage show War Horse launch a play based on the story, BBC News asks whether the hanging actually happened.
   

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