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Rotenfels (Rotenfels im Flötztal), Mehlmeisel, Fichtelberg, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

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Name(s) in local language(s): Rotenfels (Rotenfels im Flötztal), Mehlmeisel, Fichtelberg, Fichtelgebirge, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland
 
Relicts of a late 19th century iron mine, working Ordovician quartzites enriched in hematite.
Located south of Mehlmeisel and about 4 km SSE of Fichtelberg.
The locality also includes the area between Platte mountain and Scheibenberg mountain, which is traversed by the valley of Flötz brook ('Flötzbach').

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14 entries listed. 10 valid minerals.

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References

- F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd ed., Oberfränkische Verlagsanstalt (Hof), 1984
- Meier, S. (2007): Das Flötztal im südlichen Fichtelgebirge. Lapis 32, 17-20; 58.

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