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Les Farges Mine, Ussel, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° North , 2° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~32km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Mine des Farges, Ussel, Corrèze, Limousin, France
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Limousin


A mine known for its nice pyromorphite specimens. Closed in 1981.


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- Brousse, A. (1982): Famous Mineral Localities. Les Farges mine. The Mineralogical Record, 13 (5), 261-68
-Collectif (2009): Les minéraux de la mine des Farges, Ussel (Corrèze), Le Règne Minéral hors-série, 15.

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