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Ammonite fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Ammonite fossil is a snail like impression in a dark, grey and brown sedimentary rock. The fossil impression measures 7cm across and has a darker shiny appearance. A '13' is numbered in black ink on a white circle.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Ammonite fossil is a snail like impression in a dark, grey and brown sedimentary rock. The fossil impression measures 7cm across and has a darker shiny appearance. A '13' is numbered in black ink on a white circle.
History Of Use
Ammonite fossil was found in Terrace, B.C. and is known as one of the most important groups of fossils for dating Mesozoic rocks as they changed very rapidly with time and had wide geographical distributions.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
13
Length
13
Depth
9.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.24.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Conglomerate Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-UNKNOWN;
Description
Large conglomerate fossil. It is composed of various rounded fragments fossilized within a fine sedimentary rock. The rock is textured all over, with some fossilized shells and other materials evident on the surface.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, UNIDENTIFIABLE
Description
Large conglomerate fossil. It is composed of various rounded fragments fossilized within a fine sedimentary rock. The rock is textured all over, with some fossilized shells and other materials evident on the surface.
History Of Use
Found on farm lot 756 near Round Lake on the surface of a plowed field on July 27, 1989.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
1989.41.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Eohidon fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-Small triangular light-beige fossil with spine shape dark-brown imprint on majority of surface. Measurements include 5cm in length and 3.5cm wide and .5cm thick. B-Large light-beige jagged fossil with dark brown spiny impressions throughout fossil. Measurements include 20cm in length by 12cm wi…
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
A-Small triangular light-beige fossil with spine shape dark-brown imprint on majority of surface. Measurements include 5cm in length and 3.5cm wide and .5cm thick. B-Large light-beige jagged fossil with dark brown spiny impressions throughout fossil. Measurements include 20cm in length by 12cm wide and .5cm thick.
History Of Use
These fossils were located in the Driftwood Creek fossil beds.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions are included in Object Description.
Accession No.
1987.40.8 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light, brown fossil rock has a dark, brown impression of a two full fern leaves and partial others. The sandstone rock is jagged on sides and has a grainy surface.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Light, brown fossil rock has a dark, brown impression of a two full fern leaves and partial others. The sandstone rock is jagged on sides and has a grainy surface.
Narrative
Fossil appears to be more of a fir tree than a fern
History Of Use
Fossil is made of sandstone and was possibly found in the Moricetown area. Original accession card states the large centre fossil is a metasequioa.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
12
Length
18
Depth
6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.51.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Fossils are located in a number of greyish-brown, jagged, sedimentary rocks with porous surface. Eighteen have been described previously as unknown; however most have triangular shellfish or clams shapes and impressions.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Fossils are located in a number of greyish-brown, jagged, sedimentary rocks with porous surface. Eighteen have been described previously as unknown; however most have triangular shellfish or clams shapes and impressions.
History Of Use
A total of 40 fossils have been originally accessioned, however only 38 recovered to date. Some of fossils have been specifically identified but 18 have been categorized as unknown. These fossils were found at McDonell Lake area.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
13.5
Length
19
Depth
10.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Largest fossil dimensions listed.
Accession No.
1987.32.1 a-o
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-This light-beige colored shale has a rusty colored ring around the outer edge with a dark brown pine needle imprint measuring 8.5cm in length. B-This light-beige colored shale has the same dark pine needle imprint as described in (A) summary although portion of shale has chipped away directly on …
Other Names
Pine needles
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A-This light-beige colored shale has a rusty colored ring around the outer edge with a dark brown pine needle imprint measuring 8.5cm in length. B-This light-beige colored shale has the same dark pine needle imprint as described in (A) summary although portion of shale has chipped away directly on the impression, a 2cm section is missing.
History Of Use
These two fossils from Driftwood Creek are two halves and a mirror image of themselves. They feature a pine needle impression.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
11
Length
17.5
Depth
2.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.40.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-Straight edge light-beige colored shale with rust colored outside edge with a small dark brown imprint of small twig with tiny needles. Imprint measures 7.5cm and little branches total four with clear detailing on needles. Total measurements of shale is 19.5cm in length 13.5cm wide and .75cm th…
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A-Straight edge light-beige colored shale with rust colored outside edge with a small dark brown imprint of small twig with tiny needles. Imprint measures 7.5cm and little branches total four with clear detailing on needles. Total measurements of shale is 19.5cm in length 13.5cm wide and .75cm thick. B-Small light-beige colored shale has dark imprint of small sprig with tiny needles covering most of the sample. Specimen is similar to one listed in (A). Measurements of shale include 6.5cm in length, 3cm wide and .2cm thick. C-Grey, brown shale has straight edges with basic rectangular shape and a dark brown oval leaf in the center. The veins and edges of leaf is distinct and clear, however a small portion of imprint is missing. Leaf impression measures 5cm in length by 1.75cm wide. The total measurements of shale is 7.5cm in length, 5.5cm wide and .75cm thick.
History Of Use
Fossils were located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions are included in Object Description.
Accession No.
1987.40.9 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A- Light-brown colored shale has a 2cm by 1cm dark-brown stem-like imprint near edge of shale with some tiny fern-like leaves staggered around stem. Measurments include 9cm in length by 8.5cm in width and .2cm thick. B- Dark grey-brown colored shale has a small 3cm dark brown fern imprint in one co…
Other Names
Water fern
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A- Light-brown colored shale has a 2cm by 1cm dark-brown stem-like imprint near edge of shale with some tiny fern-like leaves staggered around stem. Measurments include 9cm in length by 8.5cm in width and .2cm thick. B- Dark grey-brown colored shale has a small 3cm dark brown fern imprint in one corner and a small 1.75cm by 1cm dark brown stem-like object near edge. Measurements include 9cm in length by 5.5cm in width and .2cm thick.
History Of Use
These fossils have been identified as a water ferns.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1987.49.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small fossil of a leaf imprinted on thin light-brown shale. The leaf imprint us dark brown and measures 3cm in length by 1.8cm in width. Veins and edges on leaf are distinct.
Other Names
leaf
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Small fossil of a leaf imprinted on thin light-brown shale. The leaf imprint us dark brown and measures 3cm in length by 1.8cm in width. Veins and edges on leaf are distinct.
History Of Use
This fossil was found by the donor, Kip Beck at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds. The fossil beds date to the Eocene Period, 43 - 52 million years ago.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
12.2
Length
13.3
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.4.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-Large rock fossil is a dark grey color with rusty-brown areas throughout. An indented shallow suggests the fan shell or pinna impression. The surface of rock fossil is smooth and non-porous. Measurments include 18.5cm long by 14cm wide by 10cm deep. B-Small rock fossil is a dark grey color with …
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
A-Large rock fossil is a dark grey color with rusty-brown areas throughout. An indented shallow suggests the fan shell or pinna impression. The surface of rock fossil is smooth and non-porous. Measurments include 18.5cm long by 14cm wide by 10cm deep. B-Small rock fossil is a dark grey color with rusty-brown areas throughout. On opposite side of number is a pelecypod or small clam impression. Measurements include 6.5cm long by 6.5cm wide by 2cm deep. C-Smaller rock fossil is a dark grey color with rusty-brown areas throughout. A pelecypod or small clam impression exists on one side of rock fossil. Measurements include 7cm long by 3cm wide by 2.5cm deep.
History Of Use
Large rock fossil was identified by Tony L'Orsa as a pinna (fan shell) and the two smaller loose pieces are pelecypod (small clams).
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
See object description for dimensions.
Accession No.
1990.31.1 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an imprint; possibly a fish. The impression is a medium-brown color.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an imprint; possibly a fish. The impression is a medium-brown color.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Fossil is in two pieces, held together by cardboard strips on the back. Light tan/beige with a darker imprint of the fossilized material.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Fossil is in two pieces, held together by cardboard strips on the back. Light tan/beige with a darker imprint of the fossilized material.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 j
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
2 pieces of the same fossil; mirror-image. Light beige piece of shale with 2 dark brown fossilized leaves. The leaves are clearly fossilized with veins and other details visible.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
2 pieces of the same fossil; mirror-image. Light beige piece of shale with 2 dark brown fossilized leaves. The leaves are clearly fossilized with veins and other details visible.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small fossilized leaf. The fossil is light beige shale with the leaf's outline visible in a darker brown. The fossil is in two pieces and is held together by cardboard strips on the back.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Small fossilized leaf. The fossil is light beige shale with the leaf's outline visible in a darker brown. The fossil is in two pieces and is held together by cardboard strips on the back.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 l
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small rectangluar fossil. Light brown piece of shale with black markings on the back. Fossilized material is darker brown.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Small rectangluar fossil. Light brown piece of shale with black markings on the back. Fossilized material is darker brown.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 e
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small light-beige shale has a slight rust tinge on the back and an imprint on the front.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Small light-beige shale has a slight rust tinge on the back and an imprint on the front.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 cc
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Large fossil fragment containing the body portion of a salmon. Fossil is light-beige shale with the fossilized material imprinted in a darker brown. Visible is the fish's spine, two fins, and a portion of a thrid fin.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
ROCKS,SEDIMENTARY-FOSSILS
Description
Large fossil fragment containing the body portion of a salmon. Fossil is light-beige shale with the fossilized material imprinted in a darker brown. Visible is the fish's spine, two fins, and a portion of a thrid fin.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 g
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an iimprint of a leaf in a slightly darker brown tone. The fossil has a chip in the surface. The stem and veins of the leaf are visible, with only the upper portion missing.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an iimprint of a leaf in a slightly darker brown tone. The fossil has a chip in the surface. The stem and veins of the leaf are visible, with only the upper portion missing.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small light-beige colored shale has grayish imprint of a small fly-like insect with distinct head, abdomen and legs.
Other Names
INSECT
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, INSECT
Description
Small light-beige colored shale has grayish imprint of a small fly-like insect with distinct head, abdomen and legs.
History Of Use
Arthropods are the largest phylum of animals which include insects, spiders, scorpions, crustaceans, millipedes, centipedes and several extinct groups. In most arthropods, the body is divided into a head, thorax and abdomen.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
2.5
Length
3
Depth
0.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1974.106.1 p
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small light-beige colored shale has a light brown impression of tiny fly with visible head, thorax, abdomen and wings.
Other Names
INSECT
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, INSECT
Description
Small light-beige colored shale has a light brown impression of tiny fly with visible head, thorax, abdomen and wings.
History Of Use
Arthropods are the largest phylum of animals which include insects, spiders scorpions, crustaceans, millipedes, centipedes and several extinct groups. In most arthropods, the body is divided into a head, thorax and abdomen.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
2.5
Length
2.5
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1974.106.1 q
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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