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Smålands Taberg, Månsarp, Jönköping, Småland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 57° 44' 55'' North , 14° 10' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 57.7486, 14.16931
Name(s) in local language(s):Tabergsgruvan

Mountain 12 km S Jönköping consisting of Fe-Ti-V ores. The titanomagnetite olivinite massif is dated to 1200 Ma. Minor iron ore mining since 15th century to 1944, but nowadays a nature reserve. Vanadium was discovered 1829 in ores from Taberg.

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GFF, Vol. 122 (2000), pp. 351

Wilke, H.-J. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 4: Skandinavien. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, p. 155-156

Hjelmqvist, S. The Titaniferous Iron-ore deposit of Taberg in the south of Sweden. SGU Ser C 512.1949

Wiberg Steen, T. (2015): Mineralogi och magnetiska anrikningsegenskaper hos Småland Tabergs Fe-Ti-förekomst. Högskoleingenjörsexamen, Luleå tekniska universitet, 75p.

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