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Unnamed shaft ("Geister II" shaft), Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~2km
Other regions containing this locality:Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech Republic
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Shaft located 500 m SSW of the Rovnost I main shaft at an altitude of 935 metres above sea level. It abuts the southern slope of a large dump of the Geister Mine. This shaft was constructed as a by-shaft of the main Geister shaft between 1545-1550. It was active for 15 to 20 years.

Minerals listed were found on a waste-rock dump near this shaft.


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3 valid minerals.

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Pittauerová, D. & Goliáš, V. (2002): Weathering of mine wastes after historical silver mining in the Jáchymov ore district (Czech Republic) and migration of uranium. Pp. 157-160 in Kříbek, B. & Zeman, J. (eds.): Uranium Deposits: From their genesis to their environmental aspects. Proceedings of the International Workshop organized by the Czech Group of the IAGOD, September 10-11, 2002, Czech Geological Survey, Prague, xx pp. [https://web.natur.cuni.cz/ugmnz/old/docs/Pittauerova_Golias.pdf]

 
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