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Padrão Mine, Manhouce, São Pedro do Sul, Viseu, Portugali
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Padrão MineMine
Manhouce- not defined -
São Pedro do Sul- not defined -
ViseuDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina de Padrão, Manhouce, São Pedro do Sul, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 50' 41'' North , 8° 12' 3'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.84480,-8.20090
GeoHash:G#: ez60m7s61
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Tungsten (W) mine opened 12-04-1919 and closed 14-02-1992.

Localy know as "Minas Chãs" or "Minas de Cabreiros".

NOTE:
The denominated "Chãs Mines" correspond to a large geographic area which covers the districts of Aveiro (Cabreiros parish, municipality of Arouca) and Viseu (Candal and Manhouce parishes, municipality of São Pedro do Sul).
These mines were now splited into three distinct localities where the most probable concessions are mentioned:
- Cabreiros
- Candal
- Manhouce
If any of your photos is displaced from the exact locality, first of all, thanks for your understanding and please edit and move them to the correct locality.
Padrão Mine was not considered in this new scenery because there are many minerals that were collected in this mine and apparently it is the most productive of all.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


25 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection. Characterized by SEM-EDS and p-XRD
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Eskimoite
Formula: Ag7Pb10Bi15S36
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Plimerite
Formula: ZnFe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Pedro Alves analytical data and collection.
Preisingerite
Formula: Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4) · H2O
Colour: Lemon yellow
Reference: Pedro Alves analytical data and collection.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
'Uvite Series'
Formula: Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Eskimoite'2.JB.40bAg7Pb10Bi15S36
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Hübnerite'4.DB.30MnWO4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bismutite'5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Dufrénite'8.DK.15Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Mimetite'8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
'Pharmacosiderite'8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
'Plimerite'8.BC.10ZnFe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
'Preisingerite'8.BO.10Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
'Rhabdophane-(Ce)'8.CJ.45Ce(PO4) · H2O
'Scorodite'8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
'Strengite'8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Chloritoid'9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Uvite Series'9..Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
2 < ø < 2.49
Eskimoite3.6.2.1Ag7Pb10Bi15S36
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Rhabdophane-(Ce)40.4.7.1Ce(PO4) · H2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Plimerite41.9.2.3ZnFe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Preisingerite41.10.9.1Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Dufrénite42.9.1.2Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
'Uvite Series'61.3.1.3Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H PlimeriteZnFe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
H Rhabdophane-(Ce)Ce(PO4) · H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
OOxygen
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O HübneriteMnWO4
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O PlimeriteZnFe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O Rhabdophane-(Ce)Ce(PO4) · H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P PlimeriteZnFe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P Rhabdophane-(Ce)Ce(PO4) · H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S EskimoiteAg7Pb10Bi15S36
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn HübneriteMnWO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe PlimeriteZnFe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn PlimeriteZnFe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
AgSilver
Ag EskimoiteAg7Pb10Bi15S36
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Rhabdophane-(Ce)Ce(PO4) · H2O
WTungsten
W HübneriteMnWO4
PbLead
Pb EskimoiteAg7Pb10Bi15S36
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi EskimoiteAg7Pb10Bi15S36
Bi PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3193156
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Middle Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
501 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3161340
Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (501 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Shale/slate

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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