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Old 01 August 2005, 08:41   #1
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Basking Shark in Torbay

Saw my first real live Basking Shark yesterday just off Berry Head while out on the boat. Had no camera with me but fantastic to see . Was as big as my boat and kind of put the divers off going for their second dive
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Taken by Mr. Harts eldest daughter off the Point of Ardnamurchan.
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isnt it a bit scary , seeing a shark that could bite your boat in to pieces
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isnt it a bit scary , seeing a shark that could bite your boat in to pieces
It might gum it a bit!
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all they do is eat plankton dont they? either way i'd be bricking it if I bumped into one when if i was windsurfing
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Taken by Mr. Harts eldest daughter off the Point of Ardnamurchan.
Cor eck that's a mouthful!

Point of Ardnamurchan that is.....
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Point of Ardnamurchan that is.....
The most westerley point on the British mainland.
Not a lot of people know that, Peter.
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The more important thing Tue - is why did'nt you catch the wrerched thing??

- the dorsel is a delecacy as regards soup
- the hide would be great for watch straps
- the pancreas could be used to make some medicines
- the liver is also a much sort after herbal remedy for arthitus


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