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I see two crinoid stem impressions and a bivalve (possibly brachiopod) impression in a stone.

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I agree with @grandpa. Your fossils are much older than what is usually found at Purse so it is probably a cobble that was eroded out of the Paleozoic deposits in the Appalachians and washed downstream. Cool find!

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The little round shapes might be the ends of tentaculites molds. Definitely Paleozoic imports.

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