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Les Colettes quarry, Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 2° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~2km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Carrière des Colettes, Échassières, Ebreuil, Allier, Auvergne, France
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes


Abandoned kaolinite quarry. Located NE of the La Bosse mine, about 3.5 km east of Echassières.


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3 valid minerals.

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- DE ROSEN, A. (1965): Évolution continue d'un massif granitique et succession minérale : le massif des Colettes (Échassieres, Allier). Première partie : Granites et micaschistes. Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie, 88, 678-687.
- J.-J. Périchaud: Les Minéraux d'Auvergne, Vol. 1, Clermont-Ferrand (1985)

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