Loch Ness Monster; Nessie
Perhaps the most famous of the reported lake monsters, Nessie as she is also known by, hails from the Loch Ness in Scotland. Nessie has been consistently reported as having the appearance of a plesiosaur. The Loch Ness Monsters is said to have been first brought to popular attention in 1933. There are several famous images of Nessie, but none of them are clear and have been reported as not being authentic. Though called a monster, Nessie found her way into tourism with worldwide affection.