Rare Visitor to English Waters

Sunfish Caught in Skegness

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A taxidermied ocean sunfish.

A RARE VISITOR to ENGLISH WATERS has been caught off the Lincolnshire coast between Skegness and Gibraltar Point—a file-back sunfish.

The creature weighed nearly three-quarters of a ton, and was over 7ft, long.

Source: The Graphic (London, England), Saturday, October 29, 1892

 

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