VIDEO: A whale of a find!

A dog walker believes she may have stumbled across a small fortune after discovering what could be ‘whale vomit’ on a Blackpool beach.

The hardened substance is suspected to be ambergris – a matter formed in the gut of sperm whales.

Treasure trove: Sandra Johnson and Neil Martin with their beach discovery
Treasure trove: Sandra Johnson and Neil Martin with their beach discovery

It is used in perfumes and is said to be very valuable because it’s so rare.

 

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