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Martins adit, Gampel-Bratsch, Leuk, Valais, Switzerlandi
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Martins aditAdit
Gampel-BratschMunicipality
LeukDistrict
ValaisCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 21' 36'' North , 7° 45' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ferden345 (2016)3.7km
Gampel1,386 (2013)5.0km
Wiler541 (2016)5.2km
Niedergesteln615 (2016)5.7km
Bratsch490 (2013)5.7km
Other Languages:
German:
Martinsstollen, Gampel-Bratsch, Bezirk Leuk, Wallis, Schweiz


Adit excavated in a south-southeast - north-northwest direction at 1180 m in the area of Martinsgraben; the main works were carried on in the period 1902-1907 by the company "Bergwerks-Aktiengesellschaft Helvetia". Its is the lowest level of the Goppenstein lead mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Huttenlocher, H. F. (1931) Die Blei-Zink-Lagerstätte von Goppenstein (Wallis). Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 16, Heft 2, 1-47; Morel F. (1978) L’extension du filon Pb-Zn de Goppenstein (Valais – Suisse). Contribution à son étude géophysique et géochimique. Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 57, 92 pages; Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Huttenlocher, H. F. (1931) Die Blei-Zink-Lagerstätte von Goppenstein (Wallis). Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 16, Heft 2, 1-47; Morel F. (1978) L’extension du filon Pb-Zn de Goppenstein (Valais – Suisse). Contribution à son étude géophysique et géochimique. Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 57, 92 pages; Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Smythite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Reference: Rüegg, H.-R., and Klemm, L. (2002) Silbererze aus dem Bergwerk Goppenstein, Wallis (Schweiz). Lapis, 27, 3, 25-34; Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Huttenlocher, H. F. (1931) Die Blei-Zink-Lagerstätte von Goppenstein (Wallis). Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 16, Heft 2, 1-47; Morel F. (1978) L’extension du filon Pb-Zn de Goppenstein (Valais – Suisse). Contribution à son étude géophysique et géochimique. Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 57, 92 pages; Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Smythite2.CC.10(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Smythite2.8.10.2(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CalciteCaCO3
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SSulfur
S Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
S AcanthiteAg2S
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Huttenlocher, H. F. (1931) Die Blei-Zink-Lagerstätte von Goppenstein (Wallis). Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 16, Heft 2, 1-47.
Morel F. (1978) L’extension du filon Pb-Zn de Goppenstein (Valais – Suisse). Contribution à son étude géophysique et géochimique. Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, Geotechnische Serie, Lieferung 57, 92 pages.
Rüegg, H.-R., and Klemm, L. (2002) Silbererze aus dem Bergwerk Goppenstein, Wallis (Schweiz). Lapis, 27, 3, 25-34.
Rüegg, H.-R. (2005) Bleibergwerk am Rotenberg bei Goppenstein. Bergknappe, 29, 2/2005, 2-19.

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