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Gjellebekk Mine, Gjellebekk, Lierskogen, Lier, Buskerud, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Gjellebekk MineMine
Gjellebekk- not defined -
Lierskogen- not defined -
LierMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° North , 10° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gjellebekk gruve


Old iron and bismuth mine. Contact metamorphic rocks on the boundary between Drammens granite and limestones.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Goldschmidt, V.M. (1911): Die Kontaktmetamorphose im Kristianiagebiet . Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. 1.Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1911. No 1. Kristiania. p 265
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Raade, G.(1995): Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 9, 18-26
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Brünnich, M. L. (1777): Forsøg til Mineralogie for Norge. Priskrift, Trondhjem; Goldschmidt (1911); Goldschmidt, V.M. (1911): Die Kontaktmetamorphose im Kristianiagebiet . Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. 1.Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1911. No 1. Kristiania. p 265
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Description: Occure as pseudomorphoses/crusts/alteration products after bismuthinite.
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 101
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Raade, G.(1995): Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 9, 18-26
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on the dumps, 29.06.2012
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Goldschmidt, V.M. (1911): Die Kontaktmetamorphose im Kristianiagebiet . Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. 1.Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1911. No 1. Kristiania. p 265; Dons, J.A. (ed)(1996): Oslotraktens geologi med turbeskrivelser. Vett og Viten forlag, Nesbru 1996, p.143-144
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Raade, G.(1995): Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 9, 18-26
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Dons, J.A. (ed)(1996): Oslotraktens geologi med turbeskrivelser. Vett og Viten forlag, Nesbru 1996, p.143-144
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on the dumps, 29.06.2012
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Description: Nice micro-crystals can be found.
Reference: Raade, G.(1995): Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 9, 18-26
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Habit: (111) and (110)
Reference: Goldschmidt, V.M. (1911): Die Kontaktmetamorphose im Kristianiagebiet . Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. 1.Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1911. No 1. Kristiania. p 265
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Raade, G.(1995): Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 9, 18-26
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dons, J.A. (ed)(1996): Oslotraktens geologi med turbeskrivelser. Vett og Viten forlag, Nesbru 1996, p.143-144
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Peter Andresen collection.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Peter Andresen collection.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CupriteCu2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3

References

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Raade, G. (1995) Secondary Zn and Cu minerals from contact deposits of the Oslo region, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift, 9, 18-26.
Dons, J.A. (ed.) (1996) Oslotraktens geologi med turbeskrivelser. Vett og Viten forlag, Nesbru 1996, pp. 143-144.


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