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this is what it looks like when its cleaned up...

Picture posted by rock man on Jun 05 '12

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Madisonville, KY

#1 Jun 5, 2012
its iron ore. The red is rust, which iron does after sitting out. Nothing special.

Somerset, KY

#2 Jun 16, 2012
thats a broke cuter bit off a rock drill
rock man

Church Hill, VA

#3 Jul 6, 2012
good try bud but this is some kind of rock this is just a peice of the rock that i polished up a little and it won't stick to a magnet and it has thumb prients all over it..it's weird..never seen nothen like it i need some help here...

Middlesboro, KY

#5 Jul 13, 2012
very interesting rock.. would like to know what it is too.

Indianapolis, IN

#6 Sep 7, 2012
Looks like processed metal that is oxidized. I am very surprised that it is not magnetic as the oxidation layer appears to be rust, the typical byproduct of oxidized iron.
Rock would not be an accurate term as this is processed metal of some type.

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