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Thursday, 2 April 2009

Weymouth fisherman lands monster crawfish

A Weymouth fisherman who landed a monster catch decided to spare his conquest from the dinner plate.

Martin Foley got the shock of his life while fishing around five miles east of Portland as he pulled up his nets to find a three-foot long crawfish weighing in at 12 pounds.

Experts from Weymouth Sea Life Park said that the crawfish is though to be around 50 years old and is a rare find for the area.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Thursday 2nd April 2009

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