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Fengjiashan Mine (Daye copper mine), Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 3' 11'' North , 114° 58' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 30.0530555556, 114.978611111
Name(s) in local language(s): 冯家山铜矿 (大冶铜矿), 大冶市, 黄石市, 湖北省, 中国
Skarn-type iron-copper deposit. The former government-owned copper mine is now privately held and worked for wollastonite.

NOTE: Unlike stated in the title of Ottens's paper (2007), this mine is located in Daye County (not: Daye District) and Huangshi Prefecture (not: Ezhou Prefecture).

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Jingye Jiang, Dafang Tan, Guojun Hu, and Lichun Zhang (1998): Characteristics of hydrochemical anomalies and prospecting criteria of the Fengjiashan skarn Fe-Cu deposit. Geology and Prospecting, 34(6), 5-9.

Ottens, B. (2003): Inesit, Hubeit und Japanerzwillinge aus Hubei, China. Lapis, 28 (9), 41-47

Ottens, B. (2007): The Fengjiashan mine, Daye District, Ezhou Prefecture, Hubei Province, China. The Mineralogical Record, 38, 33-42.

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