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Barranco de Las Salinas saltworks, Armillas, Vivel del Río Martín, Teruel, Aragón, Spaini
Regional Level Types
Barranco de Las Salinas saltworksProcessing Plant
ArmillasVillage
Vivel del Río MartínCadastral area
TeruelProvince
AragónAutonomous Community
SpainCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 53' 5'' North , 0° 53' 41'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Martín del Río472 (2012)4.5km
La Hoz de La Vieja106 (2012)6.2km
Utrillas3,219 (2012)9.0km
Montalbán1,472 (2012)9.7km
Cortes de Aragón107 (2012)11.1km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Armillas saltworks


Salt works located in the Barranco de Las Salinas, where common salt, halite, has been historically exploited. They were probably already exploited in Roman times, and surely in the Middle Ages. They were active until 1966 and nowadays an extraction wheel and some rafts are kept in relative good condition.

Salinas situadas en el Barranco de Las Salinas, en las que se ha explotado históricamente sal común, halita. Probablemente ya se explotaban en época romana, y con seguridad en la Edad Media. Estuvieron activas hasta 1966 y en la actualidad se conservan en relativo buen estado una noria de extracción y algunas balsas.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: - Calvo, M. (2006). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. III. Halogenuros. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 267 págs.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: - Calvo, M. (2006). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. III. Halogenuros. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 267 págs.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O

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- Calvo, M. (2006). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. III. Halogenuros. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 267 págs.


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