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Dreikönig Mine, Přebuz (Frühbuß), Přebuz District (Frühbuß), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Other regions containing this locality:Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech Republic
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Dreikönigszeche


A relatively modern mine, started in 1934 to explore the Přebuz tin deposit, and abandoned in 1958. The mine includes many old workings such as the Ritter and Otto mines, which date back to the early 16th century.

Also As and U ores were extracted and prospected on.




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References

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Baumann, L., Kuschka, E., and Seifert, T. (2000): Lagerstätten des Erzgebirges. Enke (Stuttgart), pp. 239-247.
Rojík, P. (2006): J. Czech Geol. Soc. 50 (3-4), 157-165.
Rojík, P. (2010): Historischer Zinnbergbau im Westerzgebirge (Krušné hory), am Beispiel der Zinnreviere Přebuz (Frühbuß) und Horni Blatná. Aufschluss 61, 239-260 (in German).

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