Govezhda Mine (Govejda Mine), Georgi Damyanovo Obshtina, Montana Oblast, Bulgaria
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° North , 22° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~21km|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Говежда, Община Георги Дамяново, Област Монтана, Монтана, България|
Mining area about 30 km ².More than 100 gold-bearing quartz-sulphide veins.
Known shafts: "Rupski rat", "Drenaka", "Rusitshov rat", "Zeleni Dol", "Kumanov Dol", "Milev Dol"
Produced 3863 kg gold
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33 valid minerals.
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- I. Kostov, V. Breskovska, J. Mincheva-Stefanova, G. Kirov (1964): Minerals of Bulgaria. Sofia, Bulgaria, 540 pp. (in Bulgarian).
Mladenova, V., Kerestedjian, T., & Dimitrova, D. (2003). The Govezhda gold deposit, Western Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria. Geochem., Mineral., Petrol, 40, 109-121.