found washed up on Burnham-On-Sea beach by fishermen
in Burnham-On-Sea were surprised when a dolphin was washed up
on the town's beach on Sunday (March 1st).
4ft mammal, pictured here, was washed up along the sands adjacent
to Allandale Road.
fisherman, Morgan Wilson, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were
taking part in a fishing match there and were amazed to see it
- it was such a shame that it was dead."
mammal was estimated to be about four feet long with no visible
damage to its body.
is not the first time that such mammals have been washed ashore
in the Burnham area.
beach walker found a dolphin in November 2010, and a large
washed up on Burnham beach in July 2009.