Make your own free website on


Living Toad in Rock

Site Index
Folk Tales
Almanac Lore
Pecuilar Monsters
Conspiracy Theories
The Unexplained
Random Funny Pics
Odd Videos
My Gif Collection
Odd Random Facts
Holiday Stuff
Free Stuff
Kill Some Time
Odd Web Cams
Vandoodle's TopSites
Add a Link
Vandoodle Studio
My Space
Vintage Oddities
The Carolina Rednecks

Image Hosted by ImageShack.usA living toad was liberated from a cavity near the center of a large rock by workman digging for ore at Paswick,Derby,England, in 1852. They came upon the rock- actually a large lump of ore-at a depth of 12 feet,below ground level and since it was too large for two men to lift,they began to break it up with their picks.

The cavity in which they found the toad was nearly 6 inches in diameter,considerably larger than the animal itself,and was lined with crystals,perhaps of carbonate of lime.The toad dies very soon after exposure to air.

(Source, 'The Zoologist',10:3632,1852)

Can't find a page? Go to the Site Index...

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket
Vandoodleland, USA

Image Hosted by
By carolinaredneck at 2008-03-22

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket
~ęCopyright 2005/11~

'The Very Odd'is a registered trademark of

Vandoodle Studios Inc.

~All Rights Reserved~