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Diver Name:Murray Einarson

Dive Date:August 3 2011Dive Location:Deception Lake ON CanadaMax Depth:25ftTotal Bottom Time:40 min

Notes / Comments: i was diving at Deception lake and found a set of false upper teeth, three months later i found out who they belonged to and that he had lost them about 15 years ago. fishing and laughing and they spit out.

 
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