Fuchsbau Quarry, Leupoldsdorf, Tröstau, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 1' 50'' North , 11° 54' 14'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.03056,11.90389|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Fuchsbau, Leupoldsdorf, Tröstau, Fichtelgebirge, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland|
An anbandoned quarry ('Kastl-Bruch').
Located in a nature reserve, where collecting is strictly prohibited (since 1984).
Known for a unique find of huge tabular goyazite crystals in 1980.
24 valid minerals. 2 erroneous literature entries.
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|Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous|
259.9 - 323.2 Ma