More pics here: https://wearesouthdevon.com/latest-photos-of-sperm-whale-washed-up-on-dawlish-beach/
The carcass of a sperm whale has washed up on a Dawlish beach overnight.
The whale, which measures around 50ft is on Red Rock beach which is between Dawlish Warren and Dawlish.
The whale in #Dawlish seen from the sea @BBCDevon @BBCSpotlight pic.twitter.com/yn4oLEGqSy
— Sophie Pierce (@sophiepierce) September 29, 2016
Teignbridge district council have asked the public to keep a respectful distance.
A cordon is going to be put up around the carcass.
A 50ft decomposing sperm whale has washed up on Red Rock beach in Dawlish. Please keep a respectful distance. pic.twitter.com/wFaslCIwUb
— Teignbridge (@Teignbridge) September 29, 2016