Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for Educators
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Xishimen Mine, Wu'an Co., Handan Prefecture, Hebei Province, China

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Name(s) in local language(s): 西石门铁矿, 武安市, 邯郸市, 河北省, 中国
Large-scale skarn iron deposit, consisting of stratiform ore bodies in the contact zone between a Jurassic-Cretaceous monzonite intrusion and Mid-Ordovician limestone. The deposit is one of series of skarn iron deposits in the Wu'an area, southern Taihang Mountains. The geological setting and features of the deposit are similar to neighbouring deposits, such as the Zhongguan Fe deposit.

Mineral List

30 entries listed. 25 valid minerals.

The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.


Jianmin Zheng, Jingwen Mao, Maohong Chen, Guangdong Li, and Changyong Ban (2007): Geological characteristics and metallogenic model of skarn iron deposits in the Hangdan-Xingtai area, southern Hebei, China. Geological Bulletin of China 26(2), 150-154.

Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: May 21, 2018 12:19:58 Page generated: January 17, 2015 09:01:07
Go to top of page