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Flint Mine, Valkenburg, Limburg, Netherlandsi
Regional Level Types
Flint MineMine
Valkenburg- not defined -
Limburg- not defined -
NetherlandsCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 51' 56'' North , 5° 49' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Valkenburg3,400 (2017)0.6km
Broekhem1,960 (2009)0.6km
Strabeek160 (2017)0.9km
Vilt900 (2017)1.3km
Emmaberg165 (2017)1.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Vuursteenmijn, Valkenburg, Limburg, Nederland.


Ancient mine mined for flint in the Neolithicum (~3300 year BC).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Leon Hupperichs Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2

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