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Magnetite mine, Wolfsbach, Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Magnetite mineMine
Wolfsbach- not defined -
Drosendorf-Zissersdorf- not defined -
Waldviertel- not defined -
Lower AustriaState

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 51' 12'' North , 15° 38' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Drosendorf527 (2018)1.9km
Zissersdorf226 (2018)2.7km
Stálky153 (2018)4.0km
Unterthumeritz120 (2018)6.1km
Langau627 (2018)6.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Magnetitbergbau, Wolfsbach, Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich

Old mine (1821-1841) on small magnetite deposit (skarn).

Located about 1.5 km SSE of the train station Drosendorf.

Note: coordinates are only approximate.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Bohemian MassifMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Holzer, H. & Neuwirth, K. (1962): Über den ehemaligen Eisensteinbergbau Kottaun bei Geras (Niederösterreich). Mont. Rdsch., 10, H. 9, 191-193.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4


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- Waldmann, L. (1952): Studien über ältere Eisensteinbaue im nördlichen Waldviertel. Verh. Geol. B.-A., Sonderheft C, 49-55.
- Holzer, H. & Neuwirth, K. (1962): Über den ehemaligen Eisensteinbergbau Kottaun bei Geras (Niederösterreich). Mont. Rdsch., 10, H. 9, 191-193.

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