SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Spiegeltaler Hoffnung Shaft, Wildemann, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Spiegeltaler Hoffnung ShaftGroup of Shafts
WildemannTown
Clausthal-ZellerfeldTown
GoslarDistrict
Lower SaxonyState
GermanyCountry

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
04566570015296142743636.jpg
View of the Wildemann lead-zinc-silver mining area, ca. 1910.

Spiegeltaler Hoffnung Shaft, Wildemann, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
04566570015296142743636.jpg
View of the Wildemann lead-zinc-silver mining area, ca. 1910.

Spiegeltaler Hoffnung Shaft, Wildemann, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
04566570015296142743636.jpg
View of the Wildemann lead-zinc-silver mining area, ca. 1910.

Spiegeltaler Hoffnung Shaft, Wildemann, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° North , 10° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~2km
Locality type:
Group of Shafts
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Richtschacht Spiegeltaler Hoffnung, Wildemann, Bad Grund, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz, Niedersachsen, Deutschland


Ancient lead and silver mine, exploring veins of the Spiegeltal vein system ('Spiegeltaler Gangzug').
Located 2.5 km East of Wildemann and about 3.5 km NW of Clausthal-Zellerfeld.

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
PbLead
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb GalenaPbS

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Germany

This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: November 14, 2019 18:34:21 Page generated: November 11, 2019 20:14:29
Go to top of page