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Unnamed limestone quarry, Niederhof, Messinghausen, Brilon, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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Unnamed limestone quarryQuarry
Niederhof- not defined -
MessinghausenSection
BrilonTown
HochsauerlandkreisDistrict
ArnsbergAdministrative District
North Rhine-WestphaliaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 24' 44'' North , 8° 42' 29'' East
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Brilon27,030 (2015)9.7km
Marsberg21,914 (2015)11.2km
Wünnenberg12,439 (2017)12.0km
Altenbüren1,321 (2017)14.3km
Willingen6,564 (2016)14.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Unbenannter Kalkbruch, Niederhof, Messinghausen, Brilon, Sauerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland


(Formerly?) abandoned quarry in Devonian limestones.

Owned by Mühlenbein company.

Located about 1 km NW of Niederhof, beside the road leading to Rösenbeck.

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