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Haggruvan (Hag Mine), Ruda, Finspång, Östergötland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 58' 41'' North , 15° 51' 41'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.97823,15.86139
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Haggruvan, Ruda


Ruda nickel mine is situated about 4,5 km north of Skedevi church. Copper and nickel has been mined discontinously from the 1840s to 1917.
The sulphide ore occurs as concretions and impregnations in a norite gabbro.
A second mine "Storgruvan" exist as well to the north within the same norite body but both are more known together as Ruda Mine.

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

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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Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2637061

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Svecokarelian orogen; Bergslagen lithotectonic unit

Lithology: Metagreywacke, mica schist, graphite- and/or sulphide-bearing schist, paragneiss, migmatite, quartzite, amphibolite

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

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References

Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar (1898) 20, p313.

Sorg, B.(1919) - Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Nickel-Magnetkies-Vorkommens Ruda bei Vingåker (Oestergötland) in Schweden. ISSN:1012-6287

Tegengren,F. (1924) Sveriges Ädlare Malmer och Bergverk. SGU ser Ca 17

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