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Bessa Mining Field, Morgade, Montalegre, Vila Real, Portugali
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Bessa Mining FieldMining Field
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Vila RealDistrict
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Name(s) in local language(s):Campo Mineiro de Bessa, Morgade, Montalegre, Distrito de Vila Real, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 44' 2'' North , 7° 43' 34'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.73400,-7.72625
GeoHash:G#: ez6t2jmyj
Locality type:Mining Field
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Tin-tungsten mines.

Registered mining concessions:
No. 2231 Morgade no. 1 (W-Sn), registered on 13-03-1947
2232 Morgade no. 2 (W-Sn), 13-03-1947
2237 n/a
2238 n/a
2126 Veiga (Sn), 10-01-1945
2127 Alto de São Domingos no. 1 (Sn), 10-01-1945
2128 Alto do Malhão no. 1 (Sn), 10-01-1945
2121 Soutos (Sn), 09-01-1945
2122 Carvalhais (Sn), 09-01-1945
2123 Lama da Mó (Sn), 09-01-1945
2124 Alto de São Domingos no. 2 (Sn), 09-01-1945
2125 Alto do Malhão no. 2 (Sn), 09-01-1945
2118 Rebordelo (Sn), 08-01-1945
2119 Fontão (Sn), 08-01-1945
2120 Chão da Poça (Sn), 08-01-1945
2112 Coussas (Sn), 06-01-1945
2113 Carvalho (Sn), 06-01-1945
2114 Pedra do Moinho Velho (Sn), 06-01-1945
2115 n/a
2116 Corga da Longa (Sn), 06-01-1945
2117 n/a
2107 Chão Novo (Sn), 05-01-1945
2108 Lomba da Corga do Moinho (Sn), 05-01-1945
2109 Alto da Corga da Mulher (Sn), 05-01-1945
2110 Estilheiros (Sn), 05-01-1945
2111 Pedra do Posadouro (Sn), 05-01-1945
2102 Vale Escuro (Sn), 04-01-1945
2103 Figueira de Rebordelo (Sn), 04-01-1945
2104 Cruz (Sn), 04-01-1945
2105 Cova do Forno (Sn), 04-01-1945
2106 Encosta da Corga da Lenha (Sn), 04-01-1945
1114 Lavradona (Sn), 05-04-1922
1115 Salgueiro (Sn), 05-04-1922
1116 Seara (Sn), 05-04-1922
952 Felgueiras (Sn), 28-05-1920
951 Cova da Meda (Sn), 27-05-1920
945 Corga das Domingas (Sn), 17-05-1920
CM45 Bessa (Sn), 23-07-1946

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,604 mineral species & varietal names listed

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1695SnW

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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