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Val Toppa Mine, Pieve Vergonte, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~11km
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera della Val Toppa, Pieve Vergonte, Val d'Ossola, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Piemonte, Italia


A former gold mine, now ecomuseum

References:
- Dana 6: 987.
- Bertolani, M. (1973): Osservazioni mineralogiche e petrografiche sul giacimento aurifero della Val Toppa presso Pieve Vergonte (Ossola). Illustrazione Ossolana, 15(2), 51-55.
- Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.


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7 valid minerals.

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