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Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Name(s) in local language(s):Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias, Italia, Sardegna

It is a municipality and the largest popolous place of Iglesiente. Iglesiente, a geographical and historical area of the southwest Sardinia, was the major lead-zinc mining district of the island and one of the most important of Europe.

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81 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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- Sella Q. (1871): Sulle condizioni dell’industria mineraria nell’isola di Sardegna. Relazione alla Commissione parlamentare d’inchiesta. Tipogr. Eredi Botta, Firenze, 125 pp.
- Hanel N., Morstadt B. (2014): Der Iglesiente - Eine unbekannte antike Montanlandschaft im Südwesten Sardiniens. Der Anschnitt, 66, 214-229.

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