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Gammelgruva, Løkken Verk, Meldal, Trøndelag, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Gammelgruva- not defined -
Løkken Verk- not defined -
MeldalMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
63° 7' 19'' North , 9° 42' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Løkken Verk943 (2018)0.5km
Bjørnli277 (2018)1.8km
Storås309 (2018)6.0km
Korsvegen473 (2018)20.5km
Gjølme478 (2018)22.2km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Sør-Trøndelag
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gammelgruva, Løkken Verk (Løkkenfeltet), Meldal kommune, Sør-Trøndelag fylke, Norge


Mineral collecting inside the mine is not allowed ! It is strictly forbidden.
Now a tourist attraction, guided tours are offered for a fee. Se links below for updated info.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Jørgensen, L. B. & Sagvold, E. B. (2001): Geologiske severdigheter og mineralforekomster i Løkkenfeltet. Orkla Industrimuseum 42p
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Jørgensen, L. B. & Sagvold, E. B. (2001): Geologiske severdigheter og mineralforekomster i Løkkenfeltet. Orkla Industrimuseum 42p
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Jørgensen, L. B. & Sagvold, E. B. (2001): Geologiske severdigheter og mineralforekomster i Løkkenfeltet. Orkla Industrimuseum 42p

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
OOxygen
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
SSulfur
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S BorniteCu5FeS4
FeIron
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4

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Jørgensen, L. B. & Sagvold, E. B. (2001): Geologiske severdigheter og mineralforekomster i Løkkenfeltet. Orkla Industrimuseum 42p

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