Yes indeed! I did and that worked.
So many people told me that I'd ruined it for life and there was nothing I could do that would really work (both online and in person) that I'd panicked and believed them - what nonsense.
After I posted that I did exactly as you say, sanded it and re-oiled. And whilst it's not 100% as good as new, you'd really have to know where to look to see a difference.
thanks for replying
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