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Frikstad 05 Feldspar Quarry, Frikstad, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 31' 20'' North , 7° 53' 44'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.52224,7.89565
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Frikstad 5 feltspatbrudd (Stifjell), Frikstad (Frigstad), Iveland kommune, Aust-Agder fylke, Norge


Pegmatite quarry situated about 200m S of the farm Vestre Frikstad.

Bjørlykke locality nr 92.

Comment, Ronald Werner 25-03-2018:
Due to a recent update of the altitude map, a feature became visible that clearly has the shape of a small quarry. The distance from the Nedre Frikstad farm is ca. 188m, corresponding very well with Bjørlykke (1934).
However, field confirmation would be necessary to make it 100% certain.

Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no


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6 valid minerals.

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Regional Geology

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Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186372
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Granitoid gneiss; orthogneiss/paragneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
1000 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3133829
Proterozoic I gabbro

Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{gabbro}, Minor{diorite,plutonic ultramafic group,meta-gabbro}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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References

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Barth, T.F.W. (1931) Feltspat III. Forekomster i Iveland og Vegusdal i Aust-Agder og i flere herreder i Vest-Agder. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse nr 128b, 111-150.
Bjørlykke, H. (1934) The Mineral Paragenesis and Classification of the Granite Pegmatites of Iveland, Setesdal, Southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 14, 211-311.
Stensrud, S. (2009) De opptredende mineraler på granittpegmatittganger i Iveland og Evje. Unpublished paper based on 4 previous papers written together with Johan Løchen.

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