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"Hawkins' dinosaurs were to the mid-19th century what Spielberg's movie Jurassic Park has been to the late 20th - they brought dinosaurs to the center of the public eye. Hawkins' models have outlasted the Crystal Palace, which burned to the ground several decades later. In contrast, the sculptured dinosaurs still stand in Sydenham Park south of London. The figure at left shows the Hawkins-Owen Iguanodon as it now appears."

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