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Holderpfad area, Sulzburg, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 7° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Locality type:Area
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Holderpfadgebiet, Sulzburg, Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland

Ancient workings and dumps of the antimony mine.
Located west of Fliederbach brook, about 2.5 km SSE of Sulzburg.

Mineral List

28 valid minerals.


Mineralization age: Early Jurassic : 176 ± 44 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
   Early Jurassic
ⓘ Pitchblende176 ± 44 Ma

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Walenta, K. (1957): Alter Bergbau auf Antimon und Silber bei Sulzburg im S Schwarzwald. Markgrafschaft, 9, 3-8.
Walenta, K (1957): Die antimonerzführenden Gänge des Schwarzwaldes. Jahreshefte des geologischen Landesamtes Baden-Württemberg, 2, 13-67.
Hofherr, I.M. (1984): Eine Antimon-Mineralisation südlich von Sulzburg im Südschwarzwald. Ber. Naturf. Ges. Freiburg i. Br. 74, 49-71. [http://www.zobodat.at/pdf/Berichte-naturf-Ges-Freiburg-Br_74_0049-0071.pdf]
Walenta, K. (1992): Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 336 pp. (in German).
Brill, A.R. (2017): Die antimonerzführende Mineralisation des Holderpfadgebietes bei Sulzburg im Südschwarzwald. Aufschluss, 68 (1), 16-36.

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