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Weird fossil found at Saltwick Bay

Benny Davenport

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First, welcome to the Forum. :)


It's not a tooth, ... as there is no enamel present, and no real tooth morphology - blade, root, etc. 

This looks like a Concretion, to me. 

The concentric formation of the piece, and the cracked piece of "rind" , are both classic indications of a concretion. 

Neat stone, though - Keep looking. ;) 


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I agree with Tim. It has a hard, pyritic outer layer which you see in many concretions from the Upper Lias around there.

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