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Ammonite Sonninia 20cm F3851
34.50 EUR



  TX Jacksboro
  USA

Added:
august 2012
Last Modified:
august 2012

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Location description

In an old quarry near a reservoir dam near Jacksboro the Finis shale and Jacksboro limestone from the Pennsylvanian, Carboniferous period are exposed. Here you can find nice fossils.


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Directions

Jacksboro is located in the north of the state of Texas, northwest of Fort Worth. The quarry is located about 3 kilometers northeast of Jacksboro. At the entrance of the park you have to pay a fee. Park near the dam, and walk to the other side towards the quarry.

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Finds

Brachiopods, gastropods, bivalves, corals, goniatites, crinoids, orthocones and sometimes a trilobite.

There are 31 photographs of fossils from this location in our Fossil ID System.
Go to the TX Jacksboro Species List to identify your own finds!

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