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Friedrich Mine, Schönstein (Steckenstein), Wissen, Altenkirchen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Friedrich, Schönstein (Steckenstein), Wissen, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 47' 19'' North , 7° 48' 24'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.78849,7.80667
GeoHash:G#: u1j8ctu8k
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Fe-Cu-Ni-mine. Opened 1803, worked intermittently until 1953.

Located 0.5 km east of Steckenstein.

Regions containing this locality

Rhenish Massif, Europe

Massif - 1,172 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: No reference listed
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Chalcoalumite
Formula: CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Reference: Henrich, J. M. (2010): Chalkoalumit - Rarität aus dem Siegerland. Mineralien-Welt 21 (4), 14-17.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: peter neschen collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: No reference listed
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Description: Antimonian variety.
Reference: No reference listed
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: No reference listed
Hauchecornite (TL)
Formula: Ni9BiSbS8
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
Morenosite
Formula: NiSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Dana 6:1039; Dana 7:I:242,302; Min.Rec.:21:103.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Boulangerite'2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Gersdorffite'2.EB.25NiAsS
'Hauchecornite' (TL)2.BB.10Ni9BiSbS8
'Linnaeite'2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
'Millerite'2.CC.20NiS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Siegenite'2.DA.05CoNi2S4
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Stibnite'2.DB.05Sb2S3
'Ullmannite'2.EB.25NiSbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
'Coronadite'4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
'Cuprite'4.AA.10Cu2O
'Pyrolusite'4.DB.05Mn4+O2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Chalcoalumite'7.DD.75CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
'Linarite'7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
'Morenosite'7.CB.40NiSO4 · 7H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Erythrite'8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Pyromorphite'8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
'Richelsdorfite'8.DK.Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Hauchecornite (TL)3.2.5.1Ni9BiSbS8
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Morenosite29.6.11.3NiSO4 · 7H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Chalcoalumite31.3.1.1CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Richelsdorfite42.7.15.1Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
H RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O CupriteCu2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S HauchecorniteNi9BiSbS8
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
S MilleriteNiS
S MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
S SphaleriteZnS
S StibniteSb2S3
S SulphurS8
S UllmanniteNiSbS
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
MnManganese
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni HauchecorniteNi9BiSbS8
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
SbAntimony
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb HauchecorniteNi9BiSbS8
Sb RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi HauchecorniteNi9BiSbS8

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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Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Early Devonian
393.3 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 2608911

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Lithology: Argillaceous shale and/or slate, graywacke, sandstone

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

Early Devonian
393.3 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3159802
Early Devonian quartzite

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{sandstone,shale/slate}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Dana 6:1039
- Dana 7:I:242
- Mineralogical Record 21:103
- Hochleitner, R. (1987): Hauchecornite aus dem Siegerland. LAPIS 12 (10), 33-34

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