Friday, December 15, 2017
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
This news story is archived which means that, while it is still available to view, the information contained within may be outdated and the original source site/link may no longer be viewable.

For the most recent stories, please visit either the site's home page or main news section.

Strange creature found washed up on beach

Posted on Tuesday, 30 September, 2008 | Comment icon 39 comments


Image credit: sxc.hu
 
"As Tom and Bobbette Clapsadle of Waterford strolled along the water at Ocean Beach Park Sunday afternoon with their two sons, they spotted an almost alien-looking corpse lying amongst the seaweed."

  View: Full article

 Source: The Day


  Discuss: View comments (39)

   


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #30 Posted by Carolina Cottontail on 1 October, 2008, 4:31
Does anyone but me see the CAT FACE? It is just behind the seaweed "hair"? See it??? Scrunched shut eyes, cute nose sort of like a "Y" with the tail of the Y going into its mouth?? The tongue hanging out, sandy and dirty, it has no ears to speak of,but it is still cute. Then next to my cat is a sort of political cartoon style guy, and some other odd face next to that. My brain is working overtime. Sorry, once I start seeing faces, well I'm doomed...
Comment icon #31 Posted by jpc33 on 1 October, 2008, 5:39
As Tom and Bobbette Clapsadle of Waterford strolled along the water at Ocean Beach Park Sunday afternoon with their two sons, they spotted an almost alien-looking corpse lying amongst the seaweed. We said, 'Oh my God, look at that,' ” said Tom Clapsadle. The first thing Bobbette thought they had discovered was the celebrated creature known as the “Montauk monster.” About two and half feet long with powerful shoulders and a pointed, turtlelike snout, the Ocean Beach carcass looks very much like a fleshy, beaked creature found in July on Long Island. Stories and photos about that discovery appea... [More]
Comment icon #32 Posted by Dakotabre on 1 October, 2008, 7:17
I think this is a hoax!! If you read the entire article, no-one besides the people who 'found' it have actually seen the carcass, they have just seen photos of it. The 'skull' is far to clean, the teeth all perfectly in place, the rest of the 'body' is still all full fleshy, yet the skull has NO skin or flesh on it what so ever!! The skull certainly doesn't look like it's been 'rotting away'. I think someone found the body of a turtle or some other fleshy creature, then put the skull at the top of it, then drapped the seaweed over the skull then took the picture!! IF YOU found some weird creat... [More]
Comment icon #33 Posted by Blueguardian on 1 October, 2008, 7:58
I think its a turtle, every things a turtle
Comment icon #34 Posted by mnemeion on 1 October, 2008, 8:05
A thorough analysis would show that in as much as science can prove, its a sloth who drowned after colliding with a weather balloon.
Comment icon #35 Posted by mouse888 on 5 October, 2008, 3:25
how they didn't get people go down and examine it instead of showing the photo
Comment icon #36 Posted by exiledangel on 21 October, 2008, 1:18
wow. a raccoon?? that's a big raccoon
Comment icon #37 Posted by aequitas on 13 January, 2009, 3:16
things like that appear everywhere , one similar washed up in main when a woman was jogging on the beach looked similar to that except had a beak
Comment icon #38 Posted by AbrahamVanHelsing on 13 January, 2009, 15:46
It looks very, very much like a seal, we get seal carcasses wash up alot around here and in various states of decomposition and they can look a little weird.
Comment icon #39 Posted by crtDzyn on 13 January, 2009, 15:57
It looks very, very much like a seal, we get seal carcasses wash up alot around here and in various states of decomposition and they can look a little weird. It does look somewhat similiar.... Oh wait... nevermind.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Forum posts:
Forum topics:
Members:

6054215
259788
171686

 
NASA finds entire solar system like our own
12-14-2017
The space agency has made an important new exoplanet discovery using a Google artificial intelligence.
Greenland shark thought to be 512 years old
12-14-2017
Marine biologists have identified what could potentially be the world's oldest living vertebrate.
'Mannequin Skywalker' launch is successful
12-13-2017
Private space firm Blue Origin has completed a successful test launch of its rocket and crew capsule.
'Mystery creature' filmed by Sydney family
12-13-2017
65-year-old Fethi Ada and his family had been out fishing when they encountered something rather unusual.
Other news in this category
'Mystery creature' filmed by Sydney family
Posted 12-13-2017 | 19 comments
65-year-old Fethi Ada and his family had been out fishing when they encountered something rather unusual....
 
Are bears to blame for sightings of the Yeti?
Posted 11-29-2017 | 36 comments
A new study has determined that relics from the creature are actually the remains of three bear species....
 
Nessie tops poll of UK supernatural mysteries
Posted 11-2-2017 | 28 comments
The iconic monster earned the top spot in the poll which included several of the UK's most enduring enigmas....
 
New footage of an alleged thylacine released
Posted 9-7-2017 | 40 comments
Three researchers in Australia have recently revealed trail camera footage of a mysterious animal....
 
Bizarre 'life form' caught on camera in Taiwan
Posted 8-29-2017 | 20 comments
A strange 'creature' made up of a tangle of black vines has been filmed thrashing around on the ground....
 
California residents report 'Chupacabra'
Posted 7-27-2017 | 12 comments
Alleged sightings of the cryptozoological creature have sparked concerns over the safety of local pets....
 
'Bigfoot' prints photographed in Texas parks
Posted 6-16-2017 | 23 comments
Authorities at the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department have published some intriguing pictures....
 
New 'thylacine' trail camera footage released
Posted 6-14-2017 | 19 comments
The Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia has uploaded a new video clip to its YouTube channel....
 
Mystery 'ape' filmed in La Crescenta woodland
Posted 6-8-2017 | 21 comments
Wildlife authorities have been investigating the recent sighting of an ape-like creature in California....
 
'Black panther' sighted in British woodland
Posted 6-2-2017 | 29 comments
Emma Adam had been out walking in woods near the town of Ashby when she encountered a large black cat....
 
Mystery object caught on camera in Loch Ness
Posted 5-11-2017 | 38 comments
A group of tourists recently spotted a strange object in the waters of Scotland's legendary loch....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2017
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ