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Les Vieux Travaux mine, Les Malines District, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier, Gard, Occitanie, France

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° North , 4° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Les Vieux Travaux, Les Malines, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier, Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon

Some collectors call this area "vieille mine", but a confusion can be done with the real "vieille mine", wich is actually a quarter in "Les Vieux Travaux".

This entrance was the starting point for many other mines more or less linked together with galleries.
Many different species and specimens come from that mine.

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37 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

  • Occitanie
    • Gard
      • Saint-Laurent-le-Minier

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- Mines et Minéraux des Malines, Saint-Laurent-le-minier (Gard). Le Règne Minéral, HS XVI, (2010) - Monographic book edited by L.D. Bayle, Les éditions du Piat. - Main authors : G. Verraes, D. Gol, A Martaud, N. Meisser, P. Chollet, E. Fritsch, J.-P. Cavard, T. Greenland

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