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Saturday, 6th December University of Oxford Museum of Natural History
Pitt Rivers Museum
Saturday, 21st December Rose Hill Cemetery

Saturday, 6th December

University of Oxford Museum of Natural History

Cast of an iguanadon (Iguanodon bernissartensis) Cast of Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton Ammonite Triceratops (Triceratops horridus) skull cast Struthiomimus sedens skeleton cast
Edmontosaurus annectens skeleton cast Orbicular granite Large mammal skeletons African and Asian elephant (Loxodonta africana and Elephas maximus) skeletons Bluefin tuna skeleton (Thunnus thynnus)
Balloonfish (Dioden orbicularis) Japanese spider crab (Macrotheira kaempferi) European Spider crab (Maja brachydactyla) Horseshoe crab (Tachypleus tridentatus)
Spur-thigh tortoise skeleton (Testudo graeca) Red panda (Ailurus fulgens) Chinese pangolin (Manis pentadactyla) Pink fairy armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus)
Duck-billed platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) Short-nosed echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus) Common wombat (Vombatus ursinus) Cast of dodo skeleton (Raphus cucullatus) and reconstruction
Northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) Kakapo (Strigops habroptilus)

Pitt Rivers Museum

The University's archaeology and anthropology museum, founded by Lieutenant-General Augustus Pitt Rivers in 1884.

Totem pole

Sunday, 21st December

Rose Hill Cemetery is a few minutes' cycle from my flat. Just far enough, in fact, for the sun to go behind a gigantic cloud while I was getting there.



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