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Scrumpy

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Hi everyone
I picked this boulder up at Sandsend and I’m just wondering wether I just gave my self a good workout getting it to the car or is it bone.
Thanks in advance
Rob

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Hi,
Picture 4 shows what could be bone. Let's see if anyone else knows.

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Hello Rob, I'm pretty certain that it's a Septarian nodule which MIGHT contain a fossil (is that an amonite keelin photo5)? There is a very small pssibility that some of the darker material is bone (can you see any 'honeycome effect)? I assume it is still near the beach, so I would give it some taps withthe hammer. Please use a scale in all photos.
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Pic 4 looks a bit wooden to me. Septarian nodule with log maybe.

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workout...
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Scrumpy

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Thanks for your input everyone, I think there may be a bit of wood in there but at the end of the day all I got out of this was a good workout in probably the most scenic gym in the world 👍
Cheers Rob
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