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Évora District, Portugal
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Latitude: 38°34'N
Longitude: 7°54'W
 
Name(s) in local language(s): Distrito de Évora, Portugal
 
This district contains, among other localities, several hundred marble quarries operated by different companies (see http://www.mindat.org/mesg-7-79863.html).
They are numbered and also arranged according to their UNOR assignment (UNOR = well-studied geological territorial units within the Estremoz Anticlinal, which contain minable marble):

Estremoz - UNOR 1 marble quarries

Borba - UNOR 2 marble quarries

Vila Viçosa - UNOR 3 marble quarries
- UNOR 4 marble quarries
- UNOR 5 marble quarries

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Actinolite
Andradite
Anilite
Ankerite
Aragonite
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Baryte
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bornite
Brochantite
Cacoxenite
Calcite
Ceruleite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chalcosiderite
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Chrysocolla
Copiapite
Copper
Cornetite
Covellite
Cuprite
Cuprobismutite
Digenite
Djurleite
Dolomite
Emplectite
Epidote
'Feldspar Group'
Galena
Gersdorffite
Goethite
Gold
Graphite
Gypsum
Hematite
Hemimorphite
Ilmenite
Libethenite
'Limonite'
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Muscovite
Olivenite
Opal
var: Opal-AN

Planerite
Pseudomalachite
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
Reichenbachite
Rutile
Schorl
Schwartzembergite
Scorodite
'Serpentine Group'
Siderite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Stibnite
Strengite
var: Aluminian Strengite
Tetrahedrite
'Tetrahedrite Group'
Tremolite
Turquoise
var: Rashleighite
Vesuvianite
Wavellite
Wittichenite
Zapatalite


82 entries listed. 70 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

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