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Klausstollen, Vinoren Southern Mines, Vinoren Silver Mine Field, Flesberg, Buskerud, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
KlausstollenAdit
Vinoren Southern MinesGroup of Mines
Vinoren Silver Mine FieldMining Field
FlesbergMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 46' 37'' North , 9° 31' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Svene296 (2013)3.6km
Kongsberg17,667 (2017)14.0km
Hillestad302 (2010)23.0km
Notodden8,306 (2018)28.4km
Yli324 (2012)30.2km
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Klausstollen, Søndre Vinoren, Vinoren sølvgruvefelt, Flesberg, Buskerud, Norge


Massive, small microspecimens with treads and spearlike silver were found at the dumps outside the adit in the 1970-1980s.

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Atle Michalsen collection
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Bancroft, P., Nordrum, F.S. & Lyckberg, P.(2001): Kongsberg revisited. Mineralogical Record 32: 181-205
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Bancroft, P., Nordrum, F.S. & Lyckberg, P.(2001): Kongsberg revisited. Mineralogical Record 32: 181-205
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Bancroft, P., Nordrum, F.S. & Lyckberg, P. (2001): Kongsberg revisited. Mineralogical Record 32 (3), 181-205

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 9 - Silicates
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
OOxygen
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
NaSodium
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
KPotassium
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
BaBarium
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O

References

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Bancroft, P., Nordrum, F.S. & Lyckberg, P. (2001): Kongsberg revisited. Mineralogical Record 32 (3), 181-205
Geological Survey of Norway. The ore Database. Deposit Area 631 - 053. Klausstollen. (Last updated 29.apr.2019)

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