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San Martino sul Fiora Mine, San Martino sul Fiora, Manciano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italyi
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San Martino sul Fiora MineMine
San Martino sul Fiora- not defined -
MancianoCommune
Grosseto ProvinceProvince
TuscanyRegion
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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° North , 11° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~19km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Miniera di San Martino sul Fiora, San Martino sul Fiora, Manciano, Provincia di Grosseto, Toscana, Italia


Old antimoniferous mine exploited during alternate periods between 1880 and 1970.
The mineralization consists of many thin seams deposited by the circulation of low-temperature hydrothermal fluids through the hosting limestones.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rimbotti, V.E. (1884): I filoni di stibina a ganghe di fluorina e calcite nella miniera di S. Martino (Toscana). Stab. Pellas,G., Firenze.
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Reference: Casoli, C. (1977): S. Martino sul Fiora: C'è scavo e scavo. Ed. Minerama, Bologna, 18-20.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Braga, R. (1980): L'antimonite in Toscana: S. Martino sul Fiora. Ed. Lazio Minerale, 2, 25.
Dawsonite
Formula: NaAlCO3(OH)2
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Kermesite ?
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Metastibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: T. Bardi, pers. comm., 2007 (M.E. Ciriotti)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Senarmontite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Rimbotti, V.E. (1884): I filoni di stibina a ganghe di fluorina e calcite nella miniera di S. Martino (Toscana). Stab. Pellas,G., Firenze.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Rimbotti, V.E. (1884): I filoni di stibina a ganghe di fluorina e calcite nella miniera di S. Martino (Toscana). Stab. Pellas,G., Firenze.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Kermesite ?2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Metastibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Senarmontite4.CB.50Sb2O3
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dawsonite5.BB.10NaAlCO3(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Metastibnite2.11.3.1Sb2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Oxysulfides
Kermesite ?2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Senarmontite4.3.9.2Sb2O3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dawsonite16a.3.8.1NaAlCO3(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
OOxygen
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
O SenarmontiteSb2O3
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O KermesiteSb2S2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S StibniteSb2S3
S CinnabarHgS
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SulphurS8
S MetastibniteSb2S3
S KermesiteSb2S2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb SenarmontiteSb2O3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb MetastibniteSb2S3
Sb KermesiteSb2S2O
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Rimbotti, V.E. (1884): I filoni di stibina a ganghe di fluorina e calcite nella miniera di S. Martino (Toscana). Stab. Pellas,G., Firenze.
Zucchetti, S. (1956): Il giacimento antimonifero di S. Martino sul Fiora (Grosseto). L'Industria Mineraria, 7, 539-554.
Casoli, C. (1977): S. Martino sul Fiora: C'è scavo e scavo. Ed. Minerama, Bologna, 18-20.
Braga, R. (1977): Guida alla raccolta di mineralogia. ITS «Buzzi», Prato, 27.
Braga, R. (1980): L'antimonite in Toscana: S. Martino sul Fiora. Ed. Lazio Minerale, 2, 25.
Tanelli, G. (1983): Mineralizzazioni metallifere e minerogenesi della Toscana. Mem. Soc. Geol. d'It., 25, 91-109.
Tanelli, G. (1991): Inventario del patrimonio minerario e mineralogico in Toscana(1). Dip. Amb. Reg. Toscana, Firenze, 138, 175.
Meli, R. (2000): L'antica miniera antimonifera di S. Martino sul Fiora, Mancianese (Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2000, 111-113.

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