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Rosa Mine, Sonnenberg-Winnenberg, Birkenfeld, Hunsrück, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 40' 11'' North , 7° 16' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.6697222222, 7.2725
Name(s) in local language(s):Rosa-Grube, Sonnenberg-Winnenberg, Birkenfeld, Hunsrück, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


An ancient copper mine, last worked in the 1930's. Structurally controlled copper sulfide mineralization in Permian volcanic rocks.


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8 valid minerals.

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References

- Lang, R. (2007): Zeitschrift z. Geschichte d. Berg- und Hüttenwesens 1/2007.
- Müller, G. (1968- today): Bergbau in Pfalz, Saarland und Lothringen

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