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Gaisberg, Olsa, Friesach, Friesach - Hüttenberg area, Carinthia, Austria

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 57' 27'' North , 14° 25' 11'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Gaisberg, Olsa, Friesach, Region Friesach - Hüttenberg, Kärnten, Österreich

Ancient iron mining area.

Redlich (1931) names the following adits, from W to E:
Thomasstollen, Wasserstollen, Georgstollen, Maxstollen, Dreifaltigkeitsstollen, Leopoldistollen, Andrästollen, Barbarastollen, Josefistollen, Alte Fundgrube, Hemmastollen, Andreasstollen, Simonstollen, Hemmaschacht, Neuer Georgstollen, Oberer Georgstollen, Mittlerer Georgstollen, Ferdinandstollen, Franciszistollen, Brandstollen, Antonistollen, Amandastollen, Amandaunterbau, Greinigstollen, Oberer Wilhelmstollen, Wilhelmstollen, Felixstollen, Fürst-Xaveri-Unterbau, Jakobistollen).

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28 valid minerals.

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- A. Brunlechner: Die Minerale des Herzogtums Kärnten, F. v. Kleinmayr (Klagenfurt), 1884
- V. v. Zepharovich, F. Becke: Mineralogisches Lexicon für das Kaiserthum Österreich, Kais. Akad. Wiss. (Vienna), Vol. 3 (1893)
- Redlich, Karl, A. (1931): Die Geologie der Innerösterreichischen Eisenerzlagerstätten, Prag.
- Meixner, H. (1953): Vererzung und Minerale von Olsa bei Friesach. Carinthia, II, 143./63., 149-151.
- H. Meixner: Carinthia II, special ed. no. 21 (1957)
- H. Meixner: Der Karinthin 36:242-248 (1957)
- H. Meixner: Carinthia II 163./83.:114 (1973)
- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens (1995)
- G. Niedermayr, F. Brandstätter: Carinthia II 191./111.:143-145 (2001)
- J. Mörtl: Carinthia II 192./112.:334-335 (2002)

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