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Jakobsberg Mine, Jakobsberg ore field, Nordmark district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 49' North , 14° 6' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.8166666667, 14.1
Name(s) in local language(s): Jakobsbergsgruvan, Jakobsbergsfältet, Nordmarks malmtrakt, Filipstad, Värmland, Sverige
The Jakobsberg mine belongs to the Jaobsberg ore field in the Nordmark district. This "Långban type" deposit was mined for Mn and Fe in 1891–1918. The hematite and hausmannite ores are associated with skarns and veins enriched in Ba, Pb, As, Sb, B, and Be.

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109 entries listed. 93 valid minerals. 8 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Igelström, L.J. (1886): Braunit från Jakobsberg. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar 8: 178-179.

Flink, G. (1891): Mineralogische Notizen III, 6. Hausmannit von Jacobsberg, Meddelanden fran Stockholms Högskola, Vol. 115, pp. 10-14

Sjögren, H. (1892): Contributions to Swedish mineralogy. Part I: 7. Svabite a new member of the apatite group. Bulletin of the Geological Institution of the University of Upsala. 1, 50–56. [with analysis of svabite from Jakobsberg]

Sjögren (1895): Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar 17: 313.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 900, 1021, 1037.

Dunn,P.J., Peacor, D.R., Valley, J.W. and Randall, C.W. (1985): Ganomalite from Franklin, New Jersey, and Jakobsberg, Sweden: New Chemical and Crystallographic Data. Mineralogical Magazine. 49: 579-582

Österberg, T. (1986): Adelit från Jakobsberg. Långbansnytt. vol 2. [ reprinted in: Långbansnytt. De första 20 åren 1983-2003. Långbansällskapet - Skrifter och rapporter. 2, 42]

Holtstam, D. & Norrestam, R. (1993): Lindqvistite Pb2MeFe16O27,a novel hexagonal ferrite mineral from Jakobsberg, Filipstad, Sweden. American Mineralogist. 78, 1304-1312

Holtstam, D. & Langhof, J. (1994): Hancockite from Jakobsberg, Filipstad, Sweden: the second world occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine. 58, 172-174

Gatedal, K. (1994): Iwakiit från Jakobsberg och Harstigen. Långbansnytt. vol 10 [reprinted in: Långbansnytt. De första 20 åren 1983-2003. Långbansällskapet - Skrifter och rapporter. 2, 82]

Mineralogical Record (2001): 32: 311.

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