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Bone found on beach by Callum, 9, may have been from a woolly rhino

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16.10.2021

The mystery around a bone found on the north Norfolk coast by a nine-year-old boy may have been solved.

Callum Hoare found the unidentified bone on the beach between Sheringham and West Runton on Wednesday, October 13 while walking his dog with his dad, Chris.

They posted a photo of bone on Facebook, generating hundreds of comments and shares across the platform.

It was a mystery - until it ended up being shared with a fossil group, where Nynke de Boer, a Dutch archaeologist, spotted it.

She got in touch with the family and said it appeared to be from a woolly rhino, a species which is thought to have lived........

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