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In the area surrounding Larochette (Luxembourg) there are several fields where one can find abundant fossils. Do not walk on the fields when there are crops growing. Given that this site consists of fields, this location is child-friendly. 

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February 2017: many findings in plowed land next to the forrest line.
Added by: thappee on 18-02-2017

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Drive in the direction of the campingside Birkelt. Then follow the signs on the rue de Merch untill you enter the next road. Go to the right there. The field with fossils are here. 

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Bivalves (predominantly Gryphaea) and Crinoids

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Thanks to Marijn Roosen for sending in this description

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