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March 12, 2014

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  • The balls at Bowling Ball Beach are sandstone concretions formed under great pressure deep on the ocean floor. A concretion is a hard, compact mass of sedimentary rock formed by the precipitation of mineral cement within the spaces between the sediment grains. Most concretions are not anywhere near this large, which makes these Bowling Balls such a curiosity

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