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Wurten tunnel, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 58' 49'' North , 13° 3' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.9802777778, 13.0513888889
Name(s) in local language(s):Wurtenstollen, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberggruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich

A tunnel constructed in 1995/1996 to house a tourist railway, linking the Innerfragant valley with the upper Wurten valley. The coordinates mark the southern portal of the tunnel, where the excavated material was dumped during the construction works.

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Paar, W.H. and Niedermayr, G. (1998): Das Wurtental - Kluftmineralisationen und Edelmetallvererzungen. Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft 143, 425-435.

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