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Erzberg, Altenberg an der Rax, Neuberg an der Mürz, Styria, Austria

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 15° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Erzberg, Altenberg an der Rax, Neuberg an der Mürz, Steiermark, Österreich

Large Fe mining district N of Altenberg village.

Morgenlager district: Matthäusstollen, Benedictistollen, Kreuzstollen, Kaiser-Franz-Unterbau.

Mitternachtslager district: Oberer Kreuzstollen, Aufschlagstollen, Josefstollen, Barbarastollen.

Intense mining between 1495-1893.

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23 valid minerals.

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- Redlich, Karl, A. (1931): Die Geologie der Innerösterreichischen Eisenerzlagerstätten, Prag.
- Schweiger, H. (1969): Lagerstätten und Mineralienfundpunkte im Bezirk Mürzzuschlag. – Jubiläumsschrift 10 Jahre BG und BRG Mürzzuschlag 1959–1969, 46–64, Mürzzuschlag.
- Hackenberg, M. (2003): Bergbau im Semmeringgebiet - Arch.f.Lagerst.forsch. Geol. B.-A., vol.24, p.5-97.

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