General Information

Site Name: Spy

Synonym Name(s): Li Bètch-aus-Rotches

Site Type: cave

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Discovery Year: before 1879

First Description: Fraipont & Lohest 1886

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Country: Belgium

General Location Description: Spy lies on the left side of the river Orneau, near the village Spy (Namur), around 16m over the modern valley level.


Latitude (WGS84): 50.481° N

Longitude (WGS84): 4.673° E


GIS Precision: GPS Site coordinates

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Linked Files / Pages

Collection Item(s):

Bibliography: Thoma 1975; Rosendahl & Rosendahl 2006; Ulrix-Closset 1975; Fraipont & Lohest 1886

Multimedia Files:

Linked Pages: Belgium - Neanderthal
wikipedia_Grotte de Spy


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