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#5 - martycamp
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(08/18/2013) [-]
I believe that it's called the ninety mile beach because people used to think that it was ninety miles long.

This is because the sand slowed the horses, and so it took them the same amount of time to cross the beach as it would to travel ninety miles.
#16 to #5 - alanflindt
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(08/19/2013) [-]
I also learned this when it was posted a few days ago