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Ormtveit Prospect, Vrådal, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway

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Name(s) in local language(s): Ormtveit skjerp, Vrådal, Kviteseid kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge
Dons mine # 475.

Dons reported in 1963 that he was unable to locate the mine mentioned by Vogt (1886) as Ormtveit Prospect. Nor was the other name of the mine (Lennes (Glennes) known for the locals in Vrådal. About 2, 5 km West of Ormtveit there is a quartz vein mined for Cu called Hægland Mine.
The Ormtveit Prospect may be identical with Hægland Mine (?).

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4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.

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- Vogt, J.H.L.(1886): Norske ertsforekomster. III and IV. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab. 10, 16-73 (p. 24 + 32)
- Dons, J.A. (1963): De prekambriske bergarter i Telemark, I. Gruber og skjerp innen gradteigskart E36V Kviteseid. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 216, p.49.

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