Ancient silver mine, started in 1732 and worked until 1889. Around 1760, it included 20 adits and small mines in the area around Bärenstein village and east of Bärenstein hill, many of which were older workings. Some of these small mines were later worked independently.
References- Baumann, L., Kuschka, E. and Seifert, T. (2000): Lagerstätten des Erzgebirges. Enke Verlag, Stuttgart, pp. 170-176 (in German).
- Nickerl, F., and Röthig, H. (2000): Verzeichnis der Berggebäude von Bärenstein 1500-1900. Streifzüge durch die Geschichte des oberen Erzgebirges, Bergbaunachrichten. Arbeitskreis Annaberg-Buchholzer Heimatforscher, 32 pp. (in German).
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