More than 60,000 bees found at E.W. Marland Mansion in Ponca City

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PONCA CITY, Okla. – Talk about a big discovery at the E.W. Marland Mansion in Ponca City.

More than 60,000 bees were found inside the Gate House at the mansion.

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Dan Buffton, a local bee keeper, assisted in the removal of the bees.

Buffton was able to relocate the bees to a new bee farm.

He estimated that some of the hives could have been at least 30 years old.

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