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A day of almosts

Let me just start out by stating that I am not complaining. That said, I set out early afternoon on my own for the first time in a while. Not that I don't like hunting with other people - don't get me wrong. My first stop was the big ditch. I've known for a while that some work they did a while back exposed some layer, but I really don't like digging there. The teeth are few and far between, and usually very worn. I was right - there was some nice layer, but nothing very nice in it. I did meet some nice people from Georgia down there, though. Next stop was the blackberry ditch. Something just whispered to my inner fossiler that I would do better at that spot. And I did! I found a 4 7/8" megalodon with some beautiful colors! But it had some peel on the front. BUMMER! Almost a killer. Then, I found a big thresher. It, too, was damaged, though. A big chunk of enamel was chipped from the front left side of the tooth. DANG! Another almost killer. This spot has some real potential. I'm fired up for next week!
Location Charleston County, South Carolina, USA

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Date Added5/4/2002

  

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