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River reveals 'Jurassic dragon'

Posted on Wednesday, 10 October, 2007 | Comment icon 3 comments | News tip by: Waspie Dwarf


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"The fossil of a prehistoric sea monster that lived more than 144 million years ago has been found in a river on the edge of west Belfast."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by Bear's Quest on 10 October, 2007, 20:01
"When I found this, I hoped it would be the plesiosaur because that is like finding the Loch Ness monster," he said. View: Full Article | Source: BBC News Maybe a long lost relative of nessie.
Comment icon #2 Posted by Dogma on 13 December, 2007, 13:19
Maybe a long lost relative of nessie. It's possible, and wow, dude got real lucky with that find .. so kudos .
Comment icon #3 Posted by Elfy99803 on 24 December, 2007, 23:32
Hope they also find nessie, and that was found in a river, the creature was on the sea,


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