Sand Mine, Doverstorp ore field, Finspång, Östergötland, Sweden
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 39' 2'' North , 15° 47' 7'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.65067,15.78553|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Sandgruvan, Doverstorp|
In Doverstorp ore field iron ore was mined from ~1300 until 1830 in a number of different mines. Ores consist mainly of magnetite, but hematite occur as well.
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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1800 - 2050 Ma