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Fossil hunters who hit the jackpot

What brought you to the Isle of Wight?

RW: I have been to the Isle of Wight a few times, but it was my daughter who chose to go there this time, as it was her tenth birthday. When we arrived we were too early to check into the hotel, so we decided to go fossil hunting on Shanklin Beach while we waited.

I have been fossil hunting for the last 10 to 15 years and went to the Isle of Wight because it is an area with rapid erosion of

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