Valle Giove stope, Rio Mine (Rio Marina Mine), Rio Marina, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||42° 49' 16'' North , 10° 25' 47'' East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~0km|
|Köppen climate type:||Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Miniera di Rio (Miniera di Rio Marina), Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Livorno, Toscana, Italia|
(m. 110-210 on s.l.) - Is the most recent stope, opened in 1950 and closed in 1981 when mining exploitation in Elba stopped.
It is the most northern and also the bigger stope of the mine.
In his area sporadic exploitations was made in XIX century also: are referred as "Falde di Monte Giove" (Mount Giove slopes).
Ore body is hematite with pyrite bed.
18 valid minerals.
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