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Linderot mines, Raumyr and Teigemyr, Karmøy, Rogaland, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 21' 17'' North , 5° 13' 34'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.354741, 5.226106
Name(s) in local language(s): Linderotsynkene, Karmøy kommune, Rogaland fylke, Norge
Large concrete slabs ( 3x2.5m and 4x2m respectively) cover the two shafts that, together with the 250m3 dump, are the only remains of these mines today.
The Linderot mines is considered part of a regional ( together with the Hopkins mine, and the Raumyr and Teigemyr areas) hydrothermal system dominated by quartz-chlorite-pyrite. Minor pyrite and chalkopyrite can be found on the dump, associated with chlorite.

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Lenschow, J. (1918): Raumyr og Teigemyr svovelkisfelter ved Vigsnæs, Karmøen.
;Norges geologiske undersøkelse; Bergarkivet; No.BA 11;4 pages

Geis, H.P. (1957): Vorkommen von Pyrit und Kupferkies auf Karmøy/Norwegen.
;Norges geologiske undersøkelse; Bergarkivet; No.BA 3116 A;100 pages

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