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Omlid Mine, Vestgruben Mines, Morgedal, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~69km
Age:2500 to 541 ± 1.0 Ma
Geologic Time:Proterozoic
Reference for age:Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 053. Åmli
Name(s) in local language(s):Omlid gruve (Aamli; Åmli), Vestgruben, Morgedal, Kviteseid kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia


One of the 3 old abandoned Cu-mines (known together as the Vestgruven mines) located NW of the small lake Moskei on the land of the Aamli Farm.
Dons mine # 436.

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15 valid minerals.

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References

Dons, J.A. (1963): De prekambriske bergarter i Telemark, I. Gruber og skjerp innen gradteigskart E36V Kviteseid. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 216, 79p (p.44-45)

Egsæter, F. (1984): Invitasjon til gruver og mineralforekomster i Drangedal, Nissedal, Tokke og Kviteseid. NAGS-nytt.10 (2), 28-30

Helvig Hansen, G. (1984): Guide til mineralforekomster i Tokke, Nissedal, Kvitseid og Drangedal kommuner i Vest-Telemark. 30p. (p. 16-17)

Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 053. Åmli [Updated 18.12.2007]

 
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