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Krushev dol deposit (Krusov dol deposit), Krushev dol mine, Madan ore field, Smolyan Province, Bulgariai
Regional Level Types
Krushev dol deposit (Krusov dol deposit)Deposit
Krushev dol mineMine
Madan ore fieldOre Field
Smolyan ProvinceOblast
BulgariaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 26' 43'' North , 24° 56' 7'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Madan5,661 (2016)5.9km
Rudozem3,783 (2016)8.6km
Nedelino5,017 (2016)12.1km
Zlatograd7,331 (2016)15.3km
Páchni1,110 (2013)16.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
находище Крушев дол, рудник Крушев дол, Маданско рудно поле, Родопи планина, Смолянска област, България


Pb-Zn deposit.

Famous for excellent specimens of galena, sphalerite, chalcopyrite and others.

"Krushev Dol" means "Valley of the pears".

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhodope Mts, Bulgaria/GreeceMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Berylium mineralisation in Pb-Zn ore deposit Krushev dol, Madan district, Bulgaria Zh. Janakieva, Ch. Nachev, Sh. Sirakov . “Geosciences 2008”, Proceedings.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Anonymous (2001) "Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria: Locality Information." Mineral News, 17, #11, 5.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Nadya Georgieva
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Tomas Praszkier
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bonev, I. K. (2007). Crystal habit of Ag-, Sb-and Bi-bearing galena from the Pb-Zn ore deposits in the Rhodope Mountains. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology, 45, 1-18.; Vassileva, R. D., Atanassova, R., & Bonev, I. K. (2009). A review of the morphological varieties of ore bodies in the Madan Pb-Zn deposits, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria. Geochem Mineral Petrol, 47, 31-49.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Vassileva, R. D., Atanassova, R., & Bonev, I. K. (2009). A review of the morphological varieties of ore bodies in the Madan Pb-Zn deposits, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria. Geochem Mineral Petrol, 47, 31-49.
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Berylium mineralisation in Pb-Zn ore deposit Krushev dol, Madan district, Bulgaria Zh. Janakieva, Ch. Nachev, Sh. Sirakov . “Geosciences 2008”, Proceedings.; Min Rec (2009) 40:66
Johannsenite
Formula: CaMn2+Si2O6
Reference: Vassileva, R. D., & Василева, Р. Д. Compositional variation in the rhodonites from the metasomatic Pb-Zn deposits in Central Rhodopes Вариации в химичния състав на родонити от метасоматичните оловно-цинкови находища в Централните Родопи.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zhivka Janakieva specimen
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Vassileva, R. D., Atanassova, R., & Bonev, I. K. (2009). A review of the morphological varieties of ore bodies in the Madan Pb-Zn deposits, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria. Geochem Mineral Petrol, 47, 31-49.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]; Vassileva, R. D., Atanassova, R., & Bonev, I. K. (2009). A review of the morphological varieties of ore bodies in the Madan Pb-Zn deposits, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria. Geochem Mineral Petrol, 47, 31-49.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Nadya Georgieva
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Vassileva, R. D., & Василева, Р. Д. Compositional variation in the rhodonites from the metasomatic Pb-Zn deposits in Central Rhodopes Вариации в химичния състав на родонити от метасоматичните оловно-цинкови находища в Централните Родопи.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Vassileva, R. D., Atanassova, R., & Bonev, I. K. (2009). A review of the morphological varieties of ore bodies in the Madan Pb-Zn deposits, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria. Geochem Mineral Petrol, 47, 31-49.
Sphalerite var: Cleiophane
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Quebul Fine Minerals

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Cleiophane2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Johannsenite9.DA.15CaMn2+Si2O6
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Johannsenite65.1.3a.4CaMn2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
-(Ca,Mn)CO3
Sphalerite
var: Cleiophane
-ZnS

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Sphalerite (var: Cleiophane)ZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
MnManganese
Mn Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Cleiophane)ZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Chobanova, A. (1979) Structure of the lead-zinc mineralization in ore shoots of the Krusov Dol deposit. Rudoobrazuvatelni Protsesi i Mineralni Nakhodishta, 10, 29-38.

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