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Schottenkogel, Gollrad, Mariazell, Styria, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 37' 34'' North , 15° 20' 41'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.62611,15.34472
GeoHash:G#: u26yvnjdj
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Schottenkogel, Gollrad, Mariazell, Steiermark, Österreich

Former iron mine ('Rohwand' ore with approx. 20 % Fe), located 4.2 km SE of Gollrad at approx. N47.62606 E15.34479, elev. 1'415 m.

Lagerstätten Inventar Nr. 164, GBA Nr. 138.2483

Mineral List

10 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

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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145 - 201.3 Ma

ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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. [154]

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma

ID: 3131422
Grauwackenzone, Ostalpine Palaeozoic

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{shale/slate,sandstone,undifferentiated}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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Hauer, F. & Foetterle, F. (1855) : Geologische Übersicht der Bergbaue der österreichischen Monarchie.
Hlubek, F. X. W. (1860) : Ein treues Bild des Herzogthums Steiermark.
Stur, D. (1871) : Geologie der Steiermark: Erläuterungen zur geologischen Uebersichtskarte. p.109.
Hatle, E. (1885) : Die Minerale des Herzogthums Steiermark, p. 73, 90, 91.
Hintze, C.A.F. & Linck, G. E. & Chudoba, K. (1930) : Handbuch der Mineralogie, Band 1,Teil 2.
Aigner, A. (1907) : Die Mineralschätze der Steiermark: Hand- und Nachschlagebuch für Schürfer, Bergbautreibende und Industrielle, p. 48.
Mitteilungen - Geologische Gesellschaft in Wien (1951).
Cornelius, H. P. (1952) : Gesteine und Tektonik Im Ostabschnitt der nordalpinen Grauwackenzone, vom Alpenostrand bis zum Aflenzer Becken. In : Mitteilungen der Geolog. Gesellschaft Wien, 42. – 43. Band, 1949 – 1950.
Alker, A. (1957) . Zur Mineralogie der Steiermark VII, Ausseerland — Ennstaleralpen — Eisenerzeralpen —Steirisch-Niederosterreichische Kalkalpen, Datensammlung.
Horkel, A. (1976): Zum Alter einiger Sideritvorkommen im oberostalpinen Permoskyth
im Gebiet der Hohen Veitsch (Stmk.). In : Berg.- u. hüttenm. Monatshefte, 121, Heft 2, p. 35 – 41.
Baumgartner, W. (1977): Zur Genese der Erzlagerstätten der östlichen Grauwackenzone und der Kalkalpenbasis (Transgressionsserie) zwischen Hirschwang/Rax und Neuberg/Mürz. – Berg- u. Hüttenmänn. Monatshefte, 121, Wien, p. 51 – 54.
Weber, L. (1997) Handbuch der Lagerstätten der Erze, Industrieminerale und Energierohstoffe Österreichs. Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung, Band 19.
Geologische Bundesanstalt Arbeitstagung (2001) - Neuberg an der Mürz, p.174.

External Links ( Cornelius, H. P. 1952, Gesteine und Tektonik Im Ostabschnitt der nordalpinen Grauwackenzone, …) (Alker, A. 1957, Zur Mineralogie der Steiermark VII, Ausseerland — Ennstaleralpen — Eisenerzeralpen —Steirisch-Niederosterreichische Kalkalpen, Datensammlung) (Weber, L. (1997) Handbuch der Lagerstätten der Erze, Industrieminerale und Energierohstoffe Österreichs. Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung, Band 19) (IRIS online)

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