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Hippos at Herne Bay

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It’s true! What was at first thought to possibly be from a rhinoceros - which was exciting enough – has now been identified as hippopotamus. A shoulder blade and other fragments were found in gravel deposits on the former golf course site. The excavation there was visited recently by specialists from Royal Holloway, University of London.  Read the full story here.



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