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Glücksgrat, Habicht, Unterberg valley, Stubai valley, Sill valley (Wipp valley), North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria

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Name(s) in local language(s):Glücksgrat, Habicht, Unterbergtal, Stubaital, Silltal (Wipptal), Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich

Cu-Zn(-Fe) mineralisation within hornblende schists and calc-silicate rocks.
The metal content of the ore is of pre-Alpine (Variscan) origin and genetically connected with Ordovician-Silurian orthogneisses of the surrounding area (Vavtar, 1986).

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Vavtar, F. (1986): Das Zinn-Kupfer-Erzvorkommen am Glücksgrat (Stubai-Kristallin). Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen 35, 287-298.

Mutschlechner, G. (1991): Bergbau im Stubaital. Veröffentlichungen des Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, 71, 135-154.

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