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Point 14.0, Hohenstein, Reichenbach, Lautertal (Odenwald), Odenwald, Hesse, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 9° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Fundpunkt 14.0, Hohenstein, Reichenbach, Lautertal (Odenwald), Odenwald, Hessen, Deutschland


Abandoned quartz quarry in a silicified baryte vein, located west of Hohenstein cliff. Worked in 1962-1964 by the DESTAG Company of Reichenbach and in 1996-1997 by the Walther Company of Gadernheim. The pit was backfilled and landscaped in 1998.

This occurrence is known for fine secondary bismuth minerals.


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Petitjean K., Belendorff K. (2000) Reichenbach im Odenwald: Die Minerale vom Fundpunkt 14.0. Lapis 25(2), 13-30.

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