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The Zhaocun site ( Chinese  爪 寸 遗址 , Pinyin Zhǎocùn yízhǐ , English Zhaocun site ; sometimes also called Zhuacun site (Zhuacun site)) is a paleolithic site near the Luan He river in Zhaocun village in Qian'an , Tangshan , in the northeast of the Chinese province of Hebei .

1958 and 1973 some mammal fossils as well as stone and bone artifacts were found in the grayish marl and sand layers of the second terrace of Luan He . They date from 40,000 years ago.

The Zhaocun site has been on the list of monuments of the People's Republic of China (6-4) since 2006 .

Individual evidence

  1. PALEOLITHIC MATERIALS FOUND IN ZHAOCUN SITE, QIAN'AN, HEBEI ( Memento from February 21, 2013 in the web archive archive.today )
  2. Page no longer available , search in web archives:@1@ 2Template: Dead Link / www.ceps.com.tw

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