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Helgoland Island, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

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View of the Northern Peak of Helgoland Island, in 1909.

North Coast, Helgoland Island, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
View of the South West Coast, Helgoland Island, ca. 1910.

Southwest Coast, Helgoland Island, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
View of the Northern Peak of Helgoland Island, in 1909.

North Coast, Helgoland Island, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
View of the South West Coast, Helgoland Island, ca. 1910.

Southwest Coast, Helgoland Island, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
 
Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 54° 10' 50'' North , 7° 53' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 54.18056,7.88583
Name(s) in local language(s):Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Deutschland


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Anisian - Late Permian
242 - 272.3 Ma



ID: 2615530

Age: Phanerozoic (242 - 272.3 Ma)

Lithology: Sandstone, siltstone, claystone

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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References

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Martens, A. (1957) Helgoland. Aufschluss, 8 (5), p. 112 and 14.
Wertheim, P. (1961) Malachit von Helgoland. Aufschluss, 12 (12), 343.
Martens, A. (1962) Chrysokoll von Helgoland. Aufschluss, 13 (4), 102.
Fesser, H. (1971) Kupfer-Mineralien auf Helgoland. Aufschluss, 22 (7/8), 221-225.
Meyer, D. and Vahlendieck, A.W. (1987) Eine frühe Mineralien-Sammelgenehmigung für die Insel Helgoland. Aufschluss, 38 (5), 173-176.
Meyer, D. and Vahlendieck, A.W. (1988) Ein Bergwerksprojekt auf Helgoland im 19. Jahrhundert. Aufschluss, 39 (3), 187-190.
Beuker, J.R. (1990) Werken met steen. Archeologische monografieën van het Drents Museum Assen Deel 2, ISBN 90-70884-28-3 (in Dutch).
Wittern, A. (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland. Schweizerbart (Stuttgart).
Markus Gerstmann, unpublished analyses 2002-2014.

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