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Neskilen 017.03.1 Iron Mine, Neskilen Mines, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Neskilen 017.03.1 Iron MineMine (Backfilled)
Neskilen MinesGroup of Mines
Arendal Iron MinesGroup of Mines
ArendalMunicipality
Aust-AgderCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 29' 31'' North , 8° 51' 4'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.49206,8.85121
GeoHash:G#: u4qkc2jkb
Locality type:Mine (Backfilled) - last checked 2019
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Arendal30,916 (2017)5.7km
Tvedestrand1,975 (2016)15.2km
Rykene647 (2013)15.4km
Fevik4,989 (2014)16.2km
Grimstad9,561 (2017)22.6km


Unnamed iron mine. Completely filled up.

Simonsen's (2001) locality 017.03,1 (Gruveområde 017 - gruve 03- gruveinngang 1)

Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
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This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3131169
Proterozoic II gneiss

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Simonsen, J.H. (2001) Registrering av jerngruver i Arendal kommune. Aust-Agder Arkivet 2001.


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