Wakasa Mine, Oi-cho-Hongo, Oi-gun, Fukui Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan
若狭鉱山, 福井県 大飯郡 おおい町 本郷
Ref.: Rocks & Min.: 22:113. An open cut nickel mine owned by Mori Kogyo Co. (Also mined for siliceous rock for manufacture of silica brick - with 5 million tons reserves it was the largest such deposit in Japan.)
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Locality Updated: Akyempim, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, GhanaFrom Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry, 16th Apr 2014 16:11:11