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Biberwier, Lechtaler Alpen, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 22' 59'' North , 10° 53' 34'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.38333,10.89278
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Neighbouring regions:
Name(s) in local language(s):Biberwier, Lechtaler Alpen, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich


Old Pb-Zn mining area.
See also the Imst - Nassereith District.


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16 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2603258

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Description: fluvial

Comments: In part, under alluvial clay [in den Alps with Pleistocene terraces and talus]

Lithology: Sand, gravel, crushed stone

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2365564
Quartre Lockergesteine

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Lithology: Alluvium

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

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References

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- Sidiropoulos, L. (1983): Zn-Pb-Vererzungen in Breccienzonen triadischer Karbonatgesteine der Nordtiroler Kalkalpen (zwischen Telfs, Biberwier, Nassereith und Imst). Veröffentl. d. Tiroler Landesmuseums Ferdinandeum 63, 115-133.
- Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.

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