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World’s oldest message in a bottle found on Australian beach
© Cyprus Mail | World’s oldest message in a bottle found on Australian beach

The oldest known message in a bottle was found on an Australian beach 132 years after being thrown from a German ship in the Indian Ocean as part of an experiment to track currents, experts said.
The Dutch gin bottle, with no cork or top, was spotted by Tonya Illman in January in remote sand dunes 180km north of Perth, the capital of Western Australia state.
Inside, her family discovered a note tightly rolled up and tied with string, carrying the date June 12, 1886, and the name o….. Read More On: Cyprus Mail

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