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Emilie II Mine, Altweilnau, Hochtaunuskreis, Hesse, Germanyi
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Emilie II MineMine
Altweilnau- not defined -
HochtaunuskreisDistrict
HesseCity-State
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
50° North , 9° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~135km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Emilie II ("Hexentisch"), Altweilnau, Usingen, Taunus, Hessen, Deutschland


Ancient lead mine, abandoned in 1914.
Quartz veins with lead ores in Lower Devonian slates.

Located in the forest southwest of Altweilnau, about 300 m NW of the Wolfsküppel hill (545 m asl). Locally also known as "Hexentisch".

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Weiß, S. (2008): Pyromorphit vom "Hexentisch" bei Altweilnau im Taunus. Lapis 33 (11), 37-39; www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiß, S. (2008): Pyromorphit vom "Hexentisch" bei Altweilnau im Taunus. Lapis 33 (11), 37-39; www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiß, S. (2008): Pyromorphit vom "Hexentisch" bei Altweilnau im Taunus. Lapis 33 (11), 37-39; www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Weiß, S. (2008): Pyromorphit vom "Hexentisch" bei Altweilnau im Taunus. Lapis 33 (11), 37-39; www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

References

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- Weiß, S. (2008): Pyromorphit vom "Hexentisch" bei Altweilnau im Taunus. Lapis 33 (11), 37-39.
- www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Taunus/hexentisch/hexentisch.html


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