A rare fin whale, second in size only to the blue whale, one of the largest animals in the world has been washed up on the beach near Kimmeridge. This is a young male, 44ft long (13.6 metres). Photograph courtesy of Ilay Cooper, author of Purbeck Revealed (available in all good bookshops, and some good pubs, at least at the Square and Compass).
This site is intended for the exchange of information about anything that affects the people of Swanage (and neighbourhood). Please mind your language and avoid saying anything malicious, defamatory, untrue, racist or potentially libellous. Any posts that become too provocative, insulting, threatening or otherwise unpleasant will be deleted.To add your COMMENTS: click on Post Comments, leave your comment, then you may set up an account for future use or click Other, and leave your name or not, as you wish. Or select Post Anonymously (you can leave your name at the end of your post) but please at least use a nickname of some sort, so people can follow your comments. The moderator of this site is Mike Hadley (The Postman).
NEW SUBJECT: add a comment under the New Subjects heading.