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Gorges du Verdon, France
Chromite Chrome ore
You can ask permission to enter the quarry at the workers in the quarry. Most times this is no problem.
A second old quarry in Unterstürmig is closeby. There is nothing to find anymore. Until the 1990's is was a fossil collectors heaven.
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The quarry Buttenheim/"Holzbachacker" in 2008.
Added by: Sönke on 23-06-2011
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Buttenheim is located in the southeast of Germany, about 15 kilometres south of Bamberg. The exact location of the quarry is not known to me.Drag the map and zoom in or out for the best view of this locality.
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