MA Lobsterman Catches Fossilized Shark Tooth

Shark tooth fossil, Photo courtesy Billy Calhoun.
Shark tooth fossil, Photo courtesy Billy Calhoun.

A Hingham, Massachusetts lobsterman reportedly pulled up a fossilized shark tooth a mile off the Cohasset Harbor shore, according to an article in the Patriot Ledger.

William Calhoun, 26, picked up a small item that fell to the deck of the F/V Robin after pulling the lobster pots from the harbor. Calhoun forgot about it after taking it home for a few weeks. Then a story about a six-clawed lobster found off Hyannis jogged his memory.

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