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Waitschach, Hüttenberg, Friesach - Hüttenberg area, Carinthia, Austria

Waitschach (Maria Waitschach), Hüttenberg, Region Friesach - Hüttenberg, Kärnten, Österreich

Ancient iron (siderite, limonite) and lead-silver mining area, located SW of Hüttenberg.
Part of the westernmost ore mineralisations in the larger Hüttenberg area.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Allophane
Andrémeyerite
Anglesite
Ankerite
Aragonite
Atacamite
Aurichalcite
Azurite
Baryte
'Bindheimite'
Boulangerite
Bournonite
Brochantite
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
Caledonite
Celsian
Cerussite
Cervantite ?
Cesàrolite
Chalcanthite
Chalcopyrite
Chenite
Chukhrovite-(Ca)
Cinnabar
Connellite
Copper
Corkite
Cotunnite
Covellite
Crandallite
var: Strontian Crandallite

Cumengeite
Cuprite
Delafossite
Devilline
Diaboleite
Dundasite
Elyite
Fassinaite
Fayalite
Fiedlerite
Fluorite
Forsterite
Galena
Gearksutite
Gersdorffite
var: Antimonian Gersdorffite

'Glaskopf'
Goethite
Greenockite
Gypsum
Hannebachite
Hemimorphite
Hydromagnesite
Hydrozincite
Jarosite
Kirschsteinite
Lanarkite
Langite
Laurionite
Lead
Leadhillite
Lepidocrocite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Litharge
Magnetite
Malachite
Matlockite
Melanterite
Monohydrocalcite
Muscovite
var: Sericite

Nadorite
Nitrobarite
Paralaurionite
Penfieldite
Phosgenite
Plumbojarosite
Plumbonacrite
Pseudoboleite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyromorphite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
Ranciéite
Rhodochrosite
Rhodonite
Romanèchite
'Roméite Group
var: Stibiconite'

Rosasite
Serpierite
Siderite
Sidpietersite
Smithsonite
Spangolite
Sphalerite
Staurolite
Stibioclaudetite
Sulphur
Susannite
Tooeleite
'Tourmaline'
'UM1992-30-SO:CCuHZn'
'Unnamed (Ba-Ca Carbonate)'
'Unnamed (Ba-K-Fe Sulphide)'
'Unnamed (Ba-Sb Silicate-Sulphate-Hydroxide-Hydrate)'
'Unnamed (Ba Thiosulphate Monohydrate)'
'Unnamed (Dimorph of Devilline)'
'Unnamed (Orthorhombic dimorph of Barstowite)'
'Unnamed (Pb-Al Hydroxide-Chloride)'
'Unnamed (Pb-Fe Chloride Hydroxide Hydrate)'
'Unnamed (Pb-Fe-Cl-S(?)-O-H Phase)'
'Unnamed (Pb Hydroxide Nitrate Chloride)'
'Unnamed (Tetragonal Dimorph of Nadorite)'
'Unnamed (Tetragonal Pb Oxide Hydrate)'
'Unnamed (Zn-analogue of Humboldtine)'
'Wad'
Witherite
Wroewolfeite
Wüstite


129 entries listed. 96 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

Austria

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References

- Redlich, Karl, A. (1931): Die Geologie der Innerösterreichischen Eisenerzlagerstätten, Prag.
- Hägele, G. (1937): Röntgenographische Untersuchung des Bindheimits von Waitschach bei Hüttenberg, Ktn. Zentralbl. f. Min., Abt. A, 2, 45-50.
- Friedrich, O. M. (1949): Erzmikroskopische Untersuchungen an Kärntner Lagerstätten III. Der Karinthin, Folge 6, 102-105.
- 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: 1019.
- Meixner, H. (1957) Carinthia II: special ed. no. 21.
- Meixner, H. (1976): Kupfersulfat-Minerale aus Österreich. Der Karinthin, 74, 226-231.
- MEIXNER, H. (1980): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, XXX. 478. Die Minerale von Waitschach bei Hüttenberg, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 170./90., 40-42.
- Zirkl, J.E. (1984) Die Eisenblüte: 5(12): 16-17.
- Moser, B., W. Postl (1986) Carinthia II: 76./96.: 526-527.
- Ettinger, K., J. Mörtl (1993) Der Aufschluss: 44(1): 39-43.
- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel (1995) Mineralien Kärntens.
- Taucher, J. (1996) Carinthia II: 186./106.: 120-121.
- Leute M. (1997) Mineralienwelt: 8(2): 30-31.
- Jakely, D., H. Königshofer (1999) Der Steirische Mineralog: 9(12): 55.
- ? Lapis (2001): 28(5): 8. [NOTE: obviously wrong ref.]
- Dieber, K. (2007): Das Bergbauprojekt Maria Waitschach: Ein Rückblick. Res Montanarum 41, 16-21.
- Kolitsch, U. (2013): 1784) Cesàrolith aus der Oxidationszone von Waitschach bei Hüttenberg, Kärnten. Pp. 97-98 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2013): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 203./123., 91-146.


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