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Artenberg quarry, Steinach, Haslach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 17' 34'' North , 8° 3' 34'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.2927777778, 8.05944444444
Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch am Artenberg, Steinach, Haslach, Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland

Operating gneiss quarry with mineralised calcite and quartz veins, as well as calcsilicate rocks. Access is strictly prohibited.

Mineral List

75 valid minerals.


Mineralization age: Cisuralian : 279 ± 3 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
ⓘ Quartz279 ± 3 Ma

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- Fricke, G. (1953): Ein edler Quarzgang im Artenberg bei Steinach (Schwarzwald). Der Aufschluss, 4 (6), 90-91.
- Fricke, G. (1966): Molybdänglanzfund im Artenberg bei Steinach i.K., Schwarzwald. Der Aufschluss, 17 (4), 110.
- Waldeck, H. (1970): Der Steinbruch Artenberg bei Steinach i. K. (Schwarzwald) - eine petrographisch-mineralogische Betrachtung. N. Jb. Mineral. Mh., 1970, 420-431.
- Glas, M. (1982): Edles aus dem Schotter: Die Mineralien von Artenberg im Kinzigtal. Emser Hefte, Nr. 4, 48-xx.
- Walenta, K. (1989) Neufunde aus dem Schwarzwald (3. Folge, 2. Teil). Lapis, 14 (9), 20-xx.
- Hahn, F. (1991): Zum Mineralbestand des Steinbruchs Artenberg bei Steinach. Der Erzgräber, 5 (1), 26-32.
- Hahn, F. (1991): Zum Mineralbestand des Steinbruchs Artenberg bei Steinach. 2. Folge. Der Erzgräber, 5 (2), 61-64.
- Walenta, K. (1991): Neufunde aus dem Schwarzwald (4. Folge). Lapis, 16 (2), 19-xx.
- Blaß, G. & Graf, H.W. (1994): Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten (XI). Mineralien-Welt, 5 (3), 53-56.
- Walenta, K. (1998): Neue Mineralfunde aus dem Schwarzwald (7. Folge, 1.Teil). Lapis, 23 (11), 35-xx.

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