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Caroline Mine, Eberbächle, Freiamt Pb-Cu mining district, Emmendingen, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 7' 35'' North , 7° 55' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.12639,7.91917
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Caroline, Eberbächle, Revier Freiamt, Emmendingen, Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland


Abandoned in 1929.
Located about 1.5 km NE of Hochburg castle and about 5 km ENE of Emmendingen.



Mineral List


27 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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Silurian - Neoproterozoic
419.2 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3131219
Proterozoic III gneiss

Age: Neoproterozoic to Silurian (419.2 - 1000 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]

Early Paleozoic - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2600823

Age: to Ordovician (443.8 - 2500 Ma)

Description: metamorphic

Comments: Sammel-Code for gneiss in the Odenwald, Black Forest, Vosges

Lithology: Paragneiss

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3190480
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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References

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Der Aufschluss 1988(4), 232
Lapis 1990(1), 16-22
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
Lang, Roger (1993): Die Mineralisation der Grube Caroline bei Sexau/Schwarzwald. Diploma thesis, RWTH Aachen (unpublished).
Germann, A., R. Lang, W. Werner & G. Friedrich (1994): Barite-sulphide mineralization of the Caroline vein system near Sexau, Black Forest, Germany. - In: R. Seltmann, H. Kämpf & P. Möller (eds.): Metallogeny of Collisional Orogens, Czech Geological Survey, Prague, 270-273.
Germann, A., R. Lang, W. Werner & G. Friedrich (1994): Zur Mineralogie und Geochemie der Erzgänge im Bergbaurevier "Freiamt-Sexau" (Mittlerer Schwarzwald). Abh. geol. Landesamt Baden-Württemberg, 14, 119-154.
Werner, W. & Matz, D. (1994): Beschreibung der Blei-Silbergrube "Caroline im Eberbächle" und ihrer Bergbaugeschichte. Abh. Geol. Landesamt Baden-Württ., 14: 295-342.

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