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The Beast of Bodmin Moor

Tales of mysterious large animals abound in Britain, with sightings as far apart as Kent and Scotland.

Photographs and even films had been taken of these beasts, but there has been little physical evidence to support the sightings. That was until recently when a 14-year-old boy discovered a skull with large fangs, in the River Fowey on Bodmin Moor in Cornwall.

This is the story of how The Natural History Museum tracked down this beast...