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Trattenbach, Bucklige Welt, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 15° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Trattenbach, Bucklige Welt, Industrieviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Large copper mining area.
Mining started in prehistoric times, Roman or Celtic(?), first officially described in 1557, between 1923-1925 last mining activity.

Csillag (2002) also mentions several finds of rutile, mainly in loose boulders, in the area around Trattenbach.


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References

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- Haberlandt, H. (1938): Mineralogisches und Lagerstättenkundliches aus Niederdonau. Verhandlungen der Geol. B.-A., 1938, 196-201.
- Tufar, W. (1967): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 106, 334-351.
- Tufar, W. (1968): TMPM 3, 140-181.
- Huber, S. and Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp. (in German)
- Csillag, E. (2002): Rutil aus Trattenbach. Mefos 25/2002, 11-12.
- Hackenberg, M. (2003): Bergbau im Semmeringgebiet. Arch. f. Lagerst.forsch. Geol. B.-A., 24, 5-97.

 
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