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Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Arnsberg76,612 (2015)
Meschede32,224 (2015)
Sundern29,609 (2015)
Brilon27,030 (2015)
Schmallenberg26,132 (2015)
Marsberg21,914 (2015)
Other Languages:
French:
Arrondissement du Haut-Sauerland, Arnsberg, Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie, Allemagne
German:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Italian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Distretto governativo di Arnsberg, Renania Settentrionale-Vestfalia, Germania
Russian:
Хохзауэрланд, Арнсберг, Северный Рейн-Вестфалия, Германия
Simplified Chinese:
霍赫绍尔县, 阿恩斯贝格行政区, 北莱茵-威斯特法伦, 德国
Spanish:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, Renania del Norte-Westfalia, Alemania
Cebuano:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Alemanya
Czech:
Okres Hochsauerland, Severní Porýní-Vestfálsko, Německo
Danish:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Tyskland
Dutch:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Noordrijn-Westfalen, Duitsland
Esperanto:
Distrikto Hochsauerland, Distriktaro Arnsbergo, Nordrejn-Vestfalio, Germanio
Farsi/Persian:
هخ‌زاورلاند, آرنسبرگ, نوردراین-وستفالن, آلمان
Georgian:
ჰოხზაუერლანდის რაიონი, ჩრდილოეთი რაინ-ვესტფალია, გერმანია
Hebrew:
חבל הוכזאוארלאנדקרייס, נורדריין-וסטפאליה, גרמניה
Indonesian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Jerman
Japanese:
ホッホザウアーラント郡, アルンスベルク行政管区, ノルトライン=ヴェストファーレン州, ドイツ
Limburgian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Noordrien-Wesfale, Duitsland
Luxembourgish:
Hochsauerlandkrees, Regierungsbezierk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Däitschland
Malay:
Hochsauerlandkreis, North Rhine-Westphalia, Jerman
Norwegian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Tyskland
Polish:
Powiat Hochsauerland, Rejencja Arnsberg, Nadrenia Północna-Westfalia, Niemcy
Portuguese:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, Renânia do Norte-Vestfália, Alemanha
Romanian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, Renania de Nord-Westfalia, Germania
Saterland Frisian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Noudrhien-Wäästfoalen, Düütsklound
Scots:
Hochsauerlandkreis, North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany
Swedish:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Tyskland
Turkish:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Kuzey Ren-Vestfalya, Almanya
Ukrainian:
Гохзауерланд, Арнсберг, Північний Рейн-Вестфалія, Німеччина
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Hochsauerlandkreis, Shimoliy Reyn-Vestfaliya, Germaniya
Vietnamese:
Hochsauerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Đức
Waray:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Alemanya
West Frisian:
Hochsauerlandkreis, Noardryn-Westfalen, Dútslân
Western Punjabi:
ہاؤخزاورلینڈکریس, اتلا رائین لیندا فالیہ, جرمنی


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ajoite
Formula: (K,Na)Cu7AlSi9O24(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Alumohydrocalcite
Formula: CaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2000): Mineralogische Notizen VII. Der Aufschluss, 51, 281-293.; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G. (1991): Mineralogische Notizen V. Aufschluss 42, 155-171.
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Description: Report based on wrong reference (Penkert 2011) that does not list Rühlborn.
Reference: Penkert, G. & P., M. Pinter & H.-P. Schppert (2011). Eine Titanmineralisation auf Zerrklüften aus dem O Sauerland. Mineralien-Welt, Jg.22, H.4, S.28-35.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Aragonite var: Flos Ferri
Formula: CaCO3
'Arsenobismite'
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralienfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G. (1991): Mineralogische Notizen V. Aufschluss 42, 155-171.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Asbolane
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Description: Best axinite crystals in Germany so far, crystals up to 3cm.
Reference: Jahn, S., Hadasch, H. (2002) Der Steinbruch am Kuhlenberg bei Silbach. Mineralienwelt, 13(3): 16-29.
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bonattite
Formula: CuSO4 · 3H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2000): Mineralogische Notizen VII. Der Aufschluss, 51, 281-293.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Bottinoite
Formula: Ni2+Sb5+2(OH)12 · 6H2O
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 29:144]
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Uffmann, K., Wirausky, H. (2011) Anatas und Brookit aus den Diabasen des Sauerlandes. Mineralienwelt, 22(4), 36-39.
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Sand-Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ingo Löffler
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Caracolite ?
Formula: Na3Pb2(SO4)3Cl
Description: Dietrich (2003) reports difficulties in identification because the mineral appears in a mixture with (suspected) polysphaerite (Ca-bearing pyromorphite).
Reference: Dietrich, A. (2003) Interessante Neufunde, Peri- und Pseudomorphosen vom Steinbruch Thülen bei Brilon, Sauerland. Mineralien Welt: 14(4): 26-31.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalconatronite
Formula: Na2Cu(CO3)2 · 3H2O
Chalcophanite
Formula: ZnMn4+3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Chenite
Formula: Pb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuproroméite
Formula: Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Elyite
Formula: Pb4Cu(SO4)O2(OH)4 · H2O
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Faustite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ferrarisite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Ferricopiapite
Formula: Fe5(SO4)6O(OH) · 20H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1988): Mineralogische Notizen IV, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39, 153-168
Ferrinatrite
Formula: Na3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2004): Mineralogische Notizen VIII. Der Aufschluss, 55 (6), 381-384.
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Fraipontite
Formula: (Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Gerhardtite
Formula: Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: SCHNORRER, G. (1995): Mineralogische Neuheiten von bekannten deutschen Fundorten. Lapis 20 (12), 43-48; 62.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hetaerolite var: Hydrohetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2000): Mineralogische Notizen VII. Der Aufschluss, 51, 281-293.; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Uffmann, K., Wirausky, H. (2011) Anatas und Brookit aus den Diabasen des Sauerlandes. Mineralienwelt, 22(4), 36-39.
Imiterite
Formula: Ag2HgS2
Jamesonite ?
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Description: Probably boulangerite according to Schnorrer (1995).
Reference: SCHNORRER, G. (1995): Mineralogische Neuheiten von bekannten deutschen Fundorten. Lapis 20 (12), 43-48; 62.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Koninckite
Formula: Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Köttigite
Formula: Zn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ktenasite
Formula: Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Lanarkite
Formula: Pb2(SO4)O
Reference: Lapis, 14 (2), 22-27+33+42.
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Reference: Lapis, 14 (2), 22-27+33+42.
Macphersonite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis, 14 (2), 22-27+33+42.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: SCHNORRER, G. (1995): Mineralogische Neuheiten von bekannten deutschen Fundorten. Lapis 20 (12), 43-48; 62.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: D. Pawlowski: "Mineralfundstellen im Sauerland", Weise (Munich), 1991
'Manganomelane'
Reference: Prüfer, P. (2007): Neufunde aus dem Steinbruch Hildfeld, Sauerland. Lapis 32, 43-45.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Reference: Lapis, 14 (2), 22-27+33+42.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mendipite
Formula: Pb3Cl2O2
Reference: Rhodius, R. (1847): Justus Liebig's Annalen der Chemie und Pharmacie 62, 373, Naumann, Zirkel: "Elemente der Mineralogie", 13th Ed., Engelmann (Leipzig), 1898; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 57.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralienfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Mereheadite
Formula: Pb47Cl25(OH)13O24(CO3)(BO3)2
Reference: Rouse, R. C. and Dunn, P. J. (1990): A new lead sulfate oxychloride related to the nadorite group from Brilon, Germany. Neues Jahrb. Mineral. Monatsh. 1990, 337-342; Turner, R.W., Siidra, O.I., Rumsey, M.S., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Kretser, Y.L., Krivovichev, S.V., Spratt, J., Stanley, C.J. (2015): Yeomanite, Pb2O(OH)Cl, a new chain-structured Pb oxychloride from Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1203-1211.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Minium
Formula: Pb3O4
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Wirausky, H. (2019): Einige interessante Mineralienfunde an den Bruchhauser Steinen im Sauerland. Mineralien-Welt 30 (3), 28-35.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Namuwite
Formula: Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Nickelskutterudite
Formula: (Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Orthoserpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Palmierite
Formula: (K,Na)2Pb(SO4)2
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Perhamite
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: D. Pawlowski: "Mineralfundstellen im Sauerland", Weise (Munich), 1991
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2000): Mineralogische Notizen VII. Der Aufschluss, 51, 281-293.; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Plagionite
Formula: Pb5Sb8S17
Planerite
Formula: Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: Lapis, 14 (2), 22-27+33+42.
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: D. Pawlowski: "Mineralfundstellen im Sauerland", Weise (Munich), 1991
'Pumpellyite' ?
Description: A "pumpellyite-like" pale green mineral, not analysed.
Reference: Prüfer, P. (2007): Neufunde aus dem Steinbruch Hildfeld, Sauerland. Lapis 32, 43-45.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Description: "Citrine" reported for localities in the Sauerland is either limonite-covered quartz crystals or ferruginous quartz.
Reference: various added photos
Quartz var: Eisenkiesel
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Quenstedtite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3 · 11H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ramsbeckite (TL)
Formula: (Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Mh., 1985, 550-556; N. Jb. Mineral. Mh., 1988, 38-48.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Redgillite
Formula: Cu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
Retgersite
Formula: NiSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1988): Mineralogische Notizen IV, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39, 153-168
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Schultenite
Formula: Pb(HAsO4)
Reference: Schnorrer-Köhler, G., (1990): Ramsbeck - Neue Minerale aus dem ehemaligen Blei-Zink-Erzrevier des Sauerlandes, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41 (4), 211-218
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G., (1993): Mineralogische Notitzen VI, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 44, 44-58
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Siderotil
Formula: FeSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Schnorrer, G. (2000): Mineralogische Notizen VII. Der Aufschluss, 51, 281-293.; Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: G. Gebhard: Ramsbeck Erzbergbau im Sauerland 1987, Bode Verlag
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Sternbergite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Wagner, T., and Cook, N.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 206-222.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Susannite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Symesite
Formula: Pb10(SO4)O7Cl4 · H2O
Description: Mereheadite, see Turner et al. (2015).
Reference: Lapis 25(12), 47 (2000); Turner, R.W., Siidra, O.I., Rumsey, M.S., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Kretser, Y.L., Krivovichev, S.V., Spratt, J., Stanley, C.J. (2015): Yeomanite, Pb2O(OH)Cl, a new chain-structured Pb oxychloride from Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1203-1211.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Lapis, 16 (12), 13-21+58.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Titan