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Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
SiegerlandRegion (Historical)
North Rhine-WestphaliaState

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Latitude & Longitude:
51° North , 7° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
Locality type:
Region (Historical) - last checked 2019
Other Languages:
Siegerland, Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie, Allemagne
Siegerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Siegerland, Renania Settentrionale-Vestfalia, Germania
Simplified Chinese:
錫根土地, 北莱茵-威斯特法伦, 德国
Siegerland, Renania del Norte-Westfalia, Alemania
سيغرلاند, شمال الراين-وستفاليا, ألمانيا
Siegerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Tyskland
Siegerland, Noordrijn-Westfalen, Duitsland
Siegerland, Nordrejn-Vestfalio, Germanio
ジーガーラント, ノルトライン=ヴェストファーレン州, ドイツ
Siegerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Tyskland
Siegerland, Renânia do Norte-Vestfália, Alemanha
Siegerland, Renania de Nord-Westfalia, Germania
Siegerland, Severno Porenje-Vestfalija, Nemčija

Old mining area (mainly Fe, Pb, Cu). The ore extraction activities started about 2500 years ago.
The last active mine closed in 1965.

Part of this area covers also Rhineland-Palatinate.
No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

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- Haege, T. (1887): Die Mineralien des Siegerlandes und der angrenzenden Gebiete. 50 pp. [Reprint 1980]
- Bornhardt, W. (1912): Über die Gangverhältnisse des Siegerlandes und seiner Umgebung. Berlin, xx pp.
- Nostiz, R. (1912): Die Mineralien der Siegener Erzlagerstätten. Elberfeld, xx pp. [Reprint 1982]
- Spruth, F. (1990): Die Siegerländer Silber- und Kupferhütten. Veröffentlichungen aus dem DBM, Nr. 47, 80 S., Bochum.
- Bosbach, U. (2006): Spurensuche im Eisenland. Verlag amadeusmedien, Betzdorf, Germany, 160 pp. ["Der neue große Wander- und Freizeitführer zum Siegerländer Erzbergbau."]
- Kirnbauer, T. & Hucko, S. (2011): Hydrothermale Mineralisation und Vererzung im Siegerland. Aufschluß, 62, 257-296.
- Golze, R., Henrich, M., Hucko, S. & Stötzel, N. (2013): Siegerland & Westerwald. Bergbaugeschichte - Mineralienschätze - Fundorte. Edition Krüger-Stiftung, Bode Verlag, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 800 pp.
- Adelmann, H. G. (2013): Die Erzminerale des Siegerland-Wied-Distriktes und ihre Verwachsungen. Aufschluss 64, 294-313.

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Wikidata ID:Q580471
GeoNames ID:2832477

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