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Ray_smith56
IMG_0105.jpg  IMG_0106.jpg  IMG_0107.jpg  IMG_0111.jpg  IMG_0113.jpg  IMG_0115.jpg  IMG_0116.jpg  IMG_0118.jpg  IMG_0119.jpg  IMG_0120.jpg  IMG_0121.jpg  IMG_0122.jpg  IMG_0124.jpg  IMG_0125.jpg  IMG_0126.jpg  IMG_0127.jpg  Hi, I found the attached fossils at Copt point, Folkestone. The first shell measures 8mm the second is 4mm. I think this could possibly be part of a turtle jaw? its fairly uniformed either side and I have looked at other fossil jaws and this looks similar. I have a new camera so the turtle jaw has been resubmitted for your comments. 
Many thanks Ray

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Elbert
Hello, the piece of turtleskull looks as if it has been handeled bij a shark or croc; those indentations look distinctly like bitemarks to me...

greetings, Bert
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estwing
The first gastropod looks like Semisolarium conoideum on the Fossils of the Gault clay website
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Crann
Nice finds
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s.c.
Nice indeed. Well done! If you go to Folkestone often you might like Phil Hadland's new book on Fossils of Folkestone just published by Siri Scientific Press. Lots of colour photos and examples of what can be found from the various beds.

Sam
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Ray_smith56
Many thanks for your replies. I do go to Folkestone quite often so will look into buying the book.
Ray
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ThomasM
The first gastropod is rather puzzling, but definitely not Semisolarium. Certainly the apex of one of the gastropods figured in the 2010 palass guide but lots of the figured specimens have the apex broken off so hard to tell which one it is

The second gastropod is the apex of Confusiscala dupiniana

The last piece doesn't look like turtle to me, it's a funny shape, could be a piece of chimaerid plate
Thomas

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Ray_smith56
Hi Thomas, thanks for your comments. I have looked through my fossil books and have come up with a shell named Mesogastropoda Potamididae (marsh creeper) which looks very like my first shell image but its identified as from the Palaeocene period, its complete and has an intact shelly plug in the apex and deep ribs all the way up with whorls overhanging the sutures. I was wondering if this could be an earlier family member.
My photo of the second shell isn't great as I can confirm it is a complete shell, and looks similar to Struthiolaria, again from the Palaeocene period.
Thanks again 
Ray

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ThomasM
Yes the second shell is complete but only the juvenile and hence the apex part of the figured individual of Confusiscala dupiniana
Thomas

If you don't look, you won't find.
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Ray_smith56
Hi Thomas, Thanks again for your identification. My grandsons are interested in fossils and I'm trying to put a name to as many pieces that I have to place in a printers tray for them to display.
I shall label it as you have indicated and any further help would be appreciated.
Again many thanks
Ray
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