Last Week, I explored around Werk Tanne in Clausthal as Part of my new #HistoryWorthTelling Series. Today, I ‘explored’ around yet another industrial remnant in the Harz, Dachs IV near Osterode. Dachs IV was an attempt to move Fuel Production underground during the latter Days of World War II, after Germany had become vulnerable to… Continue reading Dachs IV
Large Spruce Forests are a typical sight here in the Harz. But a lot of them are dying due to the Buchdrucker Beetle, a form of Bark Beetle common in large Spruce Populations. A lack of Rain and the very hot Summers we had these past few years due to that Beast called Climate Change… Continue reading Spruces in the Harz.
Yesterday, I explored the Area all around Werk Tanne. The former Explosives Factory near Clausthal-Zellerfeld is a very interesting Part of our Heritage here in the Harz. But since it came to be in the Dark Ages of the Third Reich, it is also History that is mostly kept under the Rug. I get it,… Continue reading #HistoryWorthTelling
The Harz has a long History. Some of that History is awesome, like how it came that there are so many Teiche in the Area. But not all History in the Harz is good. Being in Germany, the Third Reich and World War II also happened here in the Harz. There were Camps and forced… Continue reading Werk Tanne.