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Egon 2 mine, Antfeld, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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Egon 2 mineMine
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 22' 16'' North , 8° 27' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Olsberg15,814 (2015)2.5km
Altenbüren1,321 (2017)3.5km
Bestwig11,764 (2017)4.4km
Brilon27,030 (2015)8.1km
Warstein28,532 (2015)11.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Egon 2, Antfeld, Olsberg, Sauerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland

Grube Egon 2 is an abandoned slate mine, located just a few hundred meters southwest of Antfeld, on the southeastern slopes of the Ochsenberg.

The slate deposits in this area belong to the northeastern part of the Rheinisches Schiefergebirge, in the area between Meschede/Brilon and Bad Berleberg.
The Schiefer in this area dates from the Lower - and Mid Devonian period.

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