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König Salomo Mine (Salomon Mine), Clausnitz, Clausnitz - Sayda District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 46' 13'' North , 13° 24' 38'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Grube König Salomo (Grube Salomon), Clausnitz, Revier Clausnitz - Sayda, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


Ancient copper mine, started in the 15th century and abandoned in 1622, when Saxony became involved in the 30 years war. During the 18th century, several attempts were undertaken to re-work the mine, but they remained unsuccessful.

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References

- L. Baumann, E. Kuschka, Th. Seifert: "Lagerstätten des Erzgebirges", Enke (Stuttgart), 2000
- J. Gröbner & U. Kolitsch (2006): Neufunde aus dem Erzgebirge (II). Mineralien-Welt 17 (3), 22-27.

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