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 Post subject: Fishermen net skull of extinct Irish elk
PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:40 pm 
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"Fishermen net skull and antlers of extinct Irish elk"

From Ireland this time... :g50:

https://www.thevintagenews.com/2018/09/14/irish-elk/



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 Post subject: Re: Fishermen net skull of extinct Irish elk
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They are massive. A landowner I know has a pair hanging in his shooting room which came over from Ireland over 100 years ago. You have to see them to truly appreciate jus how big these animals were..


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 Post subject: Re: Fishermen net skull of extinct Irish elk
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They are massive. A landowner I know has a pair hanging in his shooting room which came over from Ireland over 100 years ago. You have to see them to truly appreciate jus how big these animals were..


Your a lucky man to see one of these up close manny... I guess my best option is going to be popping along to the natural history museum.



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 Post subject: Re: Fishermen net skull of extinct Irish elk
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manny wrote:
They are massive. A landowner I know has a pair hanging in his shooting room You have to see them to truly appreciate just how big these animals were..



Too much information. :shock:



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Old Git John wrote:
manny wrote:
They are massive. A landowner I know has a pair hanging in his shooting room You have to see them to truly appreciate just how big these animals were..



Too much information. :shock:



Ha ha... I guess I should have seen that one coming.

And no... don't even go there John, :g42:


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 Post subject: Re: Fishermen net skull of extinct Irish elk
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Well what an impressive beast Megaloceros giganteus was :g50: shame they are now extinct :g48:



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