maggiekb — 2013-08-19T14:37:59-04:00 — #1
nemoid321 — 2013-08-19T18:49:53-04:00 — #2
sockdoll — 2013-08-20T02:45:36-04:00 — #3
I was going to say those look like septarian nodules, and according to the linked article it turns out that's just what they are - but with a coprolitic surprise inside! Not all coprolites are embedded in concretions like that.
beanolini — 2013-08-20T05:57:16-04:00 — #4
Not Victorian. Georgian.
(According to the article, it was made in 1834).
There was a 'coprolite rush' in Cambridgeshire in the mid 19th century, when it was mined to use as fertiliser- many of the local railways were supposedly built to transport it.
maggiekb — 2013-08-24T14:38:11-04:00 — #5
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