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Garpenberg Mine, Stollberg orefield, Väster Silvberg, Smedjebacken, Dalarna, Sweden

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Name(s) in local language(s):Garpenbergsgruvan, Stollbergsfältet
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° North , 15° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~26km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


This mine existed in 1884 when Mats Weibull visited the mine.

Not to be confused with the Garpenberg mines near Garpenberg, Hedemora.

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Scandinavia

Region - 2,028 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralförkomster vid Vestra Silfberg. Översigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar Stockholm 1884 (nr 9), 11- 40


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