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Grieswies, Grieswies - Krumlkeeskopf area, Hüttwinkl valley, Rauris valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 5' North , 12° 58' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.0833333333, 12.9666666667
Name(s) in local language(s):Grieswies, Gebiet Grieswies - Krumlkeeskopf, Hüttwinkltal, Rauriser Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe

A shallow slope on the eastern side of Grieswies-Schwarzkopf mountain, adjoined by steep cliffs to the west. These rocks contain numerous clefts, some of which reach very large dimensions. The Grieswies itself is composed of rocksled material, dating back to prehistoric times when a large part of the northeast slope of Hocharn mountain slipped off.

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- Kolb, J. (1982): Gwindl aus der Rauris. Ein Fundbericht. Lapis 7(3), 9-13.
- Strasser, A. (1989): Die Minerale Salzburgs. Author's own edition.

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