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18th Sep 2013 - Uranium in Portugal
Although dated 2005, this is a very interesting document about U in Portugal Manifesto against the opening of a Uranium Mine in the Naturtejo Geopark The uranium ore of Nisa is the most important one found in Portugal and has been causing ...
20th Dec 2012 - One more reason to visit Panasqueira Mines
One more reason to visit Panasqueira Mines, Portugal Barroca Grande in the past "Mining Museum - The World´s Largest Gasometer", Barroca Grande (Panasqueira Mines), opened 3 Nov 2012. The Museum is installed inside an old fuel tank, now ...
31st Jul 2012 - Miners' Hymn...
... by Aljustrel's Miners Union Choral Group http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MelcSAu0OSk Enjoy!
31st May 2012 - The Quartz Museum opened in Portugal
Unique in the world the Quartz Museum opened in Portugal on the last 30th April 2012. The Quartz Museum is located at a former quartz's exploitation - Monte de Santa Luzia in Viseu (Center north of Portugal). A six theme modular space gathers ...
29th Sep 2011 - Granite Quarry vs. Football Stadium
Braga’s Municipal Stadium is situated in an old granite quarry in Monte Castro, city of Braga in the north of Portugal. This stadium is considered one of the most beautiful in the world and also a success case in the redevelopment of an inactive ...
3rd Sep 2011 - Panasqueira mines
Follow this way http://panasqueira.net/ for visiting the memories of Panasqueira. The page is in Portuguese but is filled with beautiful old pictures. Editor's note: "This page appears on the necessity of preserving the memory of the ...
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|Article Title||Last Revision Date|
|The weight of the lead of São Miguel de Acha||12th Jan 2015|
|Goethite from Cercal mines||17th Jan 2015|
|A briefing of Aljustrel mines||12th Jan 2015|
|The copper mine of Herdade da Mostardeira||2nd Mar 2015|
|Aparis Mine – the subsoil richness of the Barrancos region||3rd Sep 2015|
|São Domingos Mine - a short summary of a long story||13th Jan 2015|
|Quartz Museum, Portugal||24th Mar 2015|
|Searching the Lost Lisbon Quarries||20th Feb 2015|
|Calcite Aragonite Eccentric Speleotherms||13th Jan 2015|
|Gesseira de Santana – Gypsum in Sesimbra||17th Jan 2015|
|Bats on the Rocks||14th Jan 2015|
|Zeolites of Lomba dos Pianos, Portugal||14th Jan 2015|
|Portugal and related minerals||15th May 2015|
|Calcites from Pedreira do Vidro Quarry, Portugal||15th Jan 2015|
|The minerals from Monte de São Bartolomeu, Portugal||12th Jan 2015|
|Rio Maior Lignite and Diatomite Mines||12th Jan 2015|
|Minerals Classics of the Geological Museum of Lisbon||5th Feb 2015|
|Geological Museum of Lisbon||20th Sep 2015|
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|Panasqueira Mine - Couto Mineiro da Panasqueira, Panasqueira, Covilhã, Castelo Branco District, Portugal|
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|São Domingos Mine by RUIN'ART||1||15th Jul 2014|
|Neves Corvo minerals||1||2nd Jul 2014|
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