Marienschacht Mine (Kuppel Mine), Wölsendorf, Schwarzach bei Nabburg, Wölsendorf East District, Wölsendorf Fluorite Mining District, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||49° 24' 24'' North , 12° 10' 52'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||49.4069, 12.1812277778|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Grube Marienschacht (Grube Kuppel), Wölsendorf, Schwarzach bei Nabburg, Revier Wölsendorf Ost, Fluoritbergbaugebiet Wölsendorf, Oberpfalz, Bayern, Deutschland|
Earlier known as Kuppel Mine, it was renamed Marienschacht Mine in 1925. The mine was closed in 1979 and until 1980, the shafts were backfilled and all surface structures removed.
This mine produced rare octahedrons of the "Stink-fluss" variety of fluorite.
16 valid minerals.
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Seeliger, E. & Strunz, H. (1965): Erzpetrographie der Uranmineralien von Wölsendorf. II. Brannerit, Lermontovit(?), Selen und Selenide, Ni- and Bi-Begleitmineralien etc. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 103, 163-178.