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Frohe Zukunft Mine, Straßberg, Harzgerode mining district, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 36' 56'' North , 11° 0' 44'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.61556,11.01222
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Frohe Zukunft, Straßberg, Harzgeröder Bergbaurevier, Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt, Deutschland


Ancient lead-silver mine.
Located about 2500 m west of Straßberg.

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2600585

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: olistostrome

Comments: Olistoliths with older age (mainly Devonian, Silurian, and Early Carboniferous)

Lithology: Graywacke, argillaceous shale and/or slate

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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References

Junker, R., Krause, H., Schumann, K., Siemroth, J. (1991): Sekundärminerale des Neudorf-Straßberger-Gangzuges, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 42, 95-100

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