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Kalkhaus Quarry, Dechantsees, Marktredwitz, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 56' 28'' North , 12° 0' 38'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.9411111111, 12.0105555556
Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Kalkhaus, Dechantsees, Marktredwitz, Fichtelgebirge, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland

Marble with layers of chlorite schists, disseminated by calcite-filled clefts including copper minerals.
Located near Dechantsees, about 9 km SW of Marktredwitz.

Mineral List

19 valid minerals.

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- Lapis 1983(2), 11-15
- Meier, S. (1985): Synchisit aus dem Steinbruch bei Dechantsees/Fichtelgebirge. Lapis, 10 (11), 38-39.

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