ElsieMcC (Lucy McCaul)

Member since: 2021.07.31
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A time travelling, knitting librarian

Series

Kate's early adventures by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
The adventures of Kate Lethbridge Stewart when she was a little girl, years before she became Kate Stewart of UNIT.

Characters: None

The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Miss Hawthorne, of Devil's End, and Sergeant Benton investigate a series of mysteries in 1970's England.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Sergeant Benton, Original Companion, Other Character(s)

Stories

A coda to Mawdryn Undead by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
A very short episode that takes place just after the close of Mawdryn Undead. At least, I like to think it did.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s)
Series: None

  • Published: 2022.09.24
  • Updated: 2022.09.24
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 509

A difficult test for Kate by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Kate feels that there is something not quite right about the man who has come to her school to test the children's eyes. It soon turns out that she is right and she is soon embroiled in an adventure that will test her ingenuity to the limit.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Mike Yates, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado), UNIT
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2021.12.12
  • Updated: 2021.12.12
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 14613

A question of substitution by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Sarah Jane is picking up the threads of her career after leaving the Doctor. When Miss Amelia Ducat calls, asking for her help, Sarah is intrigued and agrees to join Miss Ducat in investigating a case of forgery and theft in the world of botanical art.

Characters: Other Character(s), Sarah Jane Smith
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.08.26
  • Updated: 2021.08.26
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 19431

An unholy quest by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
An ancient artefact is stolen from a museum, beginning a chain of events that sees UNIT, led by Brigadier Bambera and assisted by Ancelyn and Shou Yuing, on the trail of an two familiar foes.

Characters: Ancelyn, Bambera, Morgaine, Other Character(s)
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.08.09
  • Updated: 2021.08.09
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 11993

Benton behind bars by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
An escape is being planned by a gang of inmates at Chelsfield Military Prison and Sergeant Benton is sent in undercover to infiltrate the gang. Will he manage to persuade the leader to accept him? Will UNIT, with the assistance of Miss Hawthorne and Iolanthe Grosvenor, be able to solve the mysterious death of an informant and find the weapons stolen by the gang? And will Benton live to tell the tale? NB a revised version of this story is now at https://www.whofic.com/viewstory.php?sid=64107

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.09.09
  • Updated: 2021.09.10
  • Chapters: 16
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 31231

Benton behind bars (revised version) by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
A revised version of the story of Sergeant Benton's undercover mission to Chelsfield Prison.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Sergeant Benton
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.09.24
  • Updated: 2021.09.25
  • Chapters: 10
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 33688

Entente in Danger by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Talks between the previously unfriendly nations of Slokovia and Molvania are put at risk when the delegate from Molvania is subjected to a series of apparently supernatural attacks. Sergeant Benton is assigned to protect the delegate and he, Miss Hawthorne and Iolanthe must unmask the conspirators before it is too late.

Characters: Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.08.04
  • Updated: 2021.08.04
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 14379

Happy Birthday Sergeant Benton by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 1]
A very short story, originally written in tweets on the occasion of John Levene's 80th birthday

Characters: John Benton, Other Character(s)
Series: None

  • Published: 2022.07.07
  • Updated: 2022.07.08
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 458

The Alchemist's Invitation by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Kate is talking to the Doctor in the TARDIS when they find themselves pulled back through time to London in 1561. What power has brought them here? What is the role of the alchemist, Doctor Netherford? Will the Doctor and Kate get home again?

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2021.12.22
  • Updated: 2021.12.22
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 15578

The Bellicosian Flask by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
A strange artefact is discovered in a dig at the site of a Roman villa. When the students who uncover the object undergo violent personality changes, Professor Rumford is alarmed. At her friend Professor Lavinia Smith's suggestion, she calls, not only the police, but also Sarah Jane, who answers the call for help, along with K-9!

Characters: K-9, Other Character(s), Sarah Jane Smith
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.08.06
  • Updated: 2021.08.06
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 15029

The Climate Conspiracy by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
When Kate and her classmates visit a climate research centre on a school trip, they find that the centre conceals a sinister secret.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Mike Yates, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (3rd), The Ice Warriors, UNIT
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2021.12.07
  • Updated: 2021.12.07
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 18700

The moorland meteorite by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor and Jamie arrive in 1970's Cornwall in pursuit of a object from outer space that has crash landed on the moor. Is it a meteorite, or something more sinister?

Characters: Jamie McCrimmon
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.08.11
  • Updated: 2021.08.11
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 5761

The Moselle Microfilm Mission by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Sergeant Benton and Miss Hawthorne are on their first overseas mission. Posing as passengers on a cruise of the Moselle River, they must retrieve a microfilm and carry it to the rendezvous in Trier. But they won't be alone on the cruise. Other agents are after the film and will stop at nothing to get it.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: None

  • Published: 2021.10.25
  • Updated: 2021.10.26
  • Chapters: 5
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 29478

The Rudhollys Hoard by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Could the death of an archaeologist be the result of a Saxon curse? Miss Hawthorne and Sergeant Benton travel to Cornwall to investigate, with the help of Professor Rumford.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.08.01
  • Updated: 2021.08.01
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 13719

The secret in the cellar by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 1]
Ten year old Kate Lethbridge Stewart is disappointed to be stranded at school for the half-term holiday. She soon finds out, however, that something strange is happening and decides to investigate.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2021.11.24
  • Updated: 2021.11.24
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 9703

The shaking of Lower Budworthy by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Strange noises and earth tremors have begun to plague the small village of Lower Budworthy. Local suspicion points to the recently opened research centre on the edge of the moor. Miss Hawthorne and Sergeant Benton are sent to find out exactly what is going on.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.08.05
  • Updated: 2021.08.05
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 19091

The sinister seaside stratagem by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 1]
The Lethbridge Stewart family is enjoying a holiday in a cottage by the sea, when two mysterious men call and tell the Brigadier he must go with them. Will UNIT, and Kate, be able to solve the mystery that lies behind the disappearance of the Brigadier?

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Mike Yates, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton, The Silurians, UNIT
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2021.11.30
  • Updated: 2021.11.30
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 17310

The Unfortunate Fortune Teller by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Mystery surrounds the young psychic, Iolanthe Hibrith. Is she a fraud? What is she so afraid of? Miss Hawthorne and Sergeant Benton are soon on their way to Risinghurst to try and find out.

Characters: Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.08.03
  • Updated: 2021.08.03
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 11891

The Unravelling by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor has taken Tegan and Turlough to Conexos for a quiet few days away. Unfortunately their time on this pleasant, rural planet will prove anything but peaceful!

Characters: None
Series: None

  • Published: 2022.07.31
  • Updated: 2022.07.31
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 5056

The Wringford Worm by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Sergeant Benton's holiday is interrupted when he saves a man from drowning. Was the man a victim of the legendary Wringford Worm? Miss Hawthorne joins the Sergeant to find out.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.08.02
  • Updated: 2021.08.02
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 9282

The Wyverns of Addershall Park by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
After the adventure of The Daemons, Miss Hawthorne and Sergeant Benton team up to investigate the mysterious appearance of wyverns on the site of a new university in Essex.

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton, UNIT
Series: The Hawthorne and Benton Mysteries

  • Published: 2021.07.31
  • Updated: 2021.07.31
  • Chapters: 1
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 12570

UNIT under siege by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
Kate and her friend are concerned when they see a man who is apparently running for his life. Where has his mysterious pursuer come from? What is the secret of the electronics factory and what do the owner and his deadly ally have in store for UNIT?

Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Mike Yates, Other Character(s), Sergeant Benton, The Daleks, UNIT
Series: Kate's early adventures

  • Published: 2022.01.24
  • Updated: 2022.01.25
  • Chapters: 2
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 21780

What Kate did next by ElsieMcC [Reviews - 0]
This story attempts to fill in the gap between Kate Stewart confronting the Grand Serpent at UNIT in Survivors of the Flux and her reappearance as leader of the Earth resistance in the Vanquishers.

Characters: John Benton, Osgood, Other Character(s), The Sontarans, UNIT
Series: None

  • Published: 2022.05.16
  • Updated: 2022.05.17
  • Chapters: 11
  • Completed: Yes
  • Word count: 36454