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Tarouca (Santo Antão) Mines, Várzea da Serra, Tarouca, Viseu, Portugali
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Tarouca (Santo Antão) MinesGroup of Mines
Várzea da Serra- not defined -
Tarouca- not defined -
ViseuDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Minas de Tarouca (Santo Antão), Várzea da Serra, Tarouca, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 0' 50'' North , 7° 45' 43'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Tin-tungsten mines.

Registered mining concession(up to 1962):
3290 Santo Antão no. 2 (Sn-W), registered on 02-12-1960
Other mining concessions (LNEG):
3555, 3558, 3597, 3598 - info n/a

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,604 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1179W
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1179W
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1179W
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1179W

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Scheelite'7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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