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Mudlark
Hi, I found this near Crail in Fife a few years ago and left it in my mum's garden with other fossily finds.  Any suggestions as to what it *might* be?  Is there anywhere near Edinburgh you could take things for identification? Although I'm sure museums must have a policy on people just turning up with 'finds'! Any thoughts appreciated.  Rough ridges on one side and very smooth, slightly curved on the other.  image.jpeg  image.jpeg  image.jpeg  image.jpeg  image.jpeg 
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Dirty Pete
Ripple marks maybe.

Pete.
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prep01
How about part of an ammonite?
Colin Huller
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Mudlark
Thanks both 🙂  I don't think ammonites are found in that area but lots of lepidodendron fossils (and tree trunk in Crail harbour), arthropleura tracks and some ripple marks - I don't think this looks very like either though but will keep looking. Will post some photos of the tree bark/root imprints I found in same area too. Nice site, glad I found it! 
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Dirty Pete
The bedrock is Carboniferous and there are some very big fossil tree trunks on the beach....maybe a poorly preserved ribbed trunk impression in sandstone, still leaning towards ripples though....in case you haven't noticed already, follow the link to location description:

http://ukfossils.co.uk/2007/09/08/crail/

Pete
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prep01
Ah, OK Pete - not a place I've heard of before! Should have looked it up! 😠
Colin Huller
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