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Le Haut-Poirot, Gérardmer, Vosges, Grand Est, France

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° North , 6° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~75km
Name(s) in local language(s):Le Haut-Poirot, Gérardmer, Vosges, Lorraine, France
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Lorraine

Manganese-bearing quartz veins in fractures of a two-micas granite (Remiremont granite), worked by couple of small mines from 1912 to 1944.

Mineral List

18 valid minerals.

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Weil, R. & Siat, A. (1958): Characteristics of the Haut-Poirot manganese deposit. Compt. rend. 247, 937-940 (in French).

Fricke, G. (1973): Die Uranmineralien im Manganerzvorkommen von Haut Poirot bei Gérardmer in den Vogesen.- Der Aufschluss, 24, 118-120. (in German)

Fricke, G. (1985): Mineralienfunde in den Vogesen. Aufschluss 36, 1-17. (in German)

Hohl, J.-L. (1994): Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien, Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 272p.

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