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The Dornoch whales
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The Dornoch whales

two photocopies of newspaper cutting entitled "the Dornoch whales"; two black and white photographs: L showing a whale carcase being hauled out of the water and R showing Mr Hinton, asistant keeper of zoology at the British Museum photographing a whale carcase. The caption states "all 120 carcases have now been disposed of at the temporary whaling station at Creich. The incident took place in November 1927.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
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