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Mark Mine, Essershausen, Weilburg, Wetzlar, Hesse, Germany
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Allanpringite
Mark Mine, Essershausen, Weilburg, Wetzlar, Hesse, Germany

Photo: Richard Bayerl
 
Name(s) in local language(s): Grube Mark, Essershausen, Weilburg, Wetzlar, Hessen, Deutschland
 
A small abandoned iron mine.
Located near Essershausen, about 5 km SE of Weilburg/Lahn.

Mineral List

Allanpringite (TL)
Anatase
Beraunite
Brookite
Cacoxenite
Chalcosiderite
Covellite
Crandallite
Cryptomelane
Dufrénite
Goethite
Gypsum
Halloysite-10Å
Hematite
Jarosite
Kidwellite
Libethenite
'Limonite'
Marcasite
Mitridatite ?
Montmorillonite ?
Natrodufrénite ?
'Oxiberaunite'
Phosphosiderite
Planerite
Pseudomalachite
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Quartz
Rockbridgeite
Santabarbaraite
Siderite
Strengite
Tinticite
Todorokite
Turquoise
var: Rashleighite
Uricite
Vantasselite
Wavellite


40 entries listed. 37 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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References

- Blaß, G. (2002): Eine neue Phosphatmineralien-Paragenese von der Grube Mark bei Essershausen, mittleres Lahngebiet, Taunus. Mineralien-Welt, 13 (6), 18-43. (in German)
- U. Kolitsch, H.-J. Bernhardt, C. L. Lengauer, G. Blaß and E. Tillmanns (2006): Allanpringite, Fe3(PO4)2(OH)3*5H2O, a new ferric iron phosphate from Germany, and its close relation to wavellite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 18, 793-801.


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