Maria Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
|Regional Level Types|
|Imsbach||- not defined -|
Ancient Fe mine (started in the 1770s, then abandoned; later reopened in the early 20th century, and finally abandoned in 1923).
Today a visitor's mine (since March 2006).
Regions containing this locality
|Eurasian Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|The Palatinate, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany||Region (Historical)|
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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES|
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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|Permian - Early Permian|
251.902 - 298.9 Ma
|Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous|
259.1 - 323.2 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (259.1 - 323.2 Ma)
Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. 
358.9 - 419.2 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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.