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Massicot from
Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Mineral Species
Comments:The massicot found to date originates from the use of concrete as a constructing material underground. It is not a naturally formed mineral. The typical paragenesis includes hydrocerussite.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:U. Kolitsch (2000): An assemblage of lead compounds originated due to the influence of concrete from the Clara mine in Middle Black Forest. Erzgräber 14, 48-53. (in German); U. Kolitsch, J. Gröbner, G. Blaß and H.-W. Graf (2007): Neufunde aus der Grube Clara im mittleren Schwarzwald (III): Cerianit-(Ce), Dravit, Florencit-(La), Gilmarit, Olenit und Scotlandit. Lapis 32, 19-23, 70.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Massicot data
Locality Data:Click here to view Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Massicot
2.1km (1.3 miles) A Friedrich-Christian Mine, Wildschapbach valley, Schapbach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
77.8km (48.3 miles) B Altemann cliff, Sehringen, Badenweiler Pb mining District, Badenweiler, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
84.7km (52.6 miles) C Bluttenberg, Ste Marie-aux-Mines (Markirch), Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France
90.2km (56.0 miles) D La-Croix-aux-Mines, La-Croix-aux-Mines District, Vosges, Lorraine, France
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