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Also in 2001, wind turbines were built at the Freisener Hoehe. This time, the foundations on the northwest side of the mountain ridge were dug, close to a large iron sculpture - the the Freisener cross. Finds of agates were first of all not to make. After the dumps

Almost nearly a year the weather conditions were exposed, single agate nodules were to be found. They had been hiding, because on the very clefted outside the clay sticks well. Some eye agates have been found too. The cause of formation of this nice structure were individual Moss-like silicate formations inside the cavities.Overall, the findings in this place remained modest.