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Crinoid Saccocoma F3179
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  Beckum
  Germany

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Added in: february 2017
Last Modified in: february 2017


Location description:

Beckum is located in the northern part of Nordrhein Westfalen, in Germany. There are several limestone quarries in which Upper Campanian strata are being exploited. These quarries are compareble with the outcrops at Ennigerloh, to the North. 




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Directions:

Beckum is located about 20 km northeast of Hamm and 35 km southeast of Münster.

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Finds:

Predominantly fossils from the Upper Campanian (Upper Cretaceous), but also minerals: calcite, strontianite and pyrite.

Identification:

There are 2 photographs of minerals from this location in our Mineral ID System.

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Other locations in the area
Fossil location: Beckum
Fossil location: Berge (Basalt)
Fossil location: Berge (Diabaswerk)
Fossil location: Ennigerloh
Fossil location: Erwitte
Fossil location: Hönnetal
Fossil location: Kallenhardt
Fossil location: Lengerich
Fossil location: Oege
Fossil location: Warstein
Mineral location: Warstein (Kallenhardt)
Museum: Geomuseum
Museum: Westfälisches Museum für Naturkunde

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Thanks to Tom Koops

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