Donate now to keep mindat.org alive!Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
The most common minerals on earthMineral PhotographyThe Elements and their Minerals
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Cava del Ferro (Bùgie mines; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 2' 2'' North , 10° 21' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.03382,10.35768
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Cava del Ferro (Miniere delle Bùgie; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Alpi Apuane, Lucca, Toscana, Italia


Old Fe mine.

Mineral List


43 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 1382365
Cretaceous sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License



This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.

References

- Gambari, L. (1881): La miniera ferrifera del Forno Volasco. Rivista di Scienze Industriali Firenze, 1881, 212.
- Corpo delle Miniere (1927): Giacimento di pirite di ferro e di minerali di ferro di Fornovolasco in Comune di Vergemoli, Provincia di Lucca. Congresso di Geologia Internazionale 1926, Madrid, 15-17.
- Zaccagna, D. (1932): I giacimenti ferriferi di Monte Tambura e Fondone e Fornovolasco, piombo argentifero di Bottino e Valdicastello, rame del Frigido e di Vagli, mercurifero di Levigliani e Ripa. Memorie Descrittive della Carta Geologica d'Italia, 1932, 390-403.
- Bernardini, M. (1965): Rilievo magnetometrico del giacimento di Fornovolasco. Annali di Geofisica, 18, 279-293.
- Carmignani, L., Dessau, G., Duchi, G. (1976): I giacimenti a barite, pirite ed ossidi di ferro delle Alpi Apuane. Studio minerogenetico e strutturale. Nuove osservazioni sui giacimenti polimetallici. Bollettino della Società Geologica Italiana, 95, 1009-1061.
- Cioffi, M. (1991): La mineralizzazione a magnetite-pirite di Fornovolasco (Alpi Apuane). Tesi di laurea inedita, Università di Firenze.
- Bonini, M. (1999): Le miniere e la lavorazione del ferro. Sperucola 2, supplemento a TALP, 19, 111-114.
- Orlandi, P. & Campostrini, I. (2005): Zibaldone. Aggiornamenti di mineralogia italiana 2004. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/2005, 184-191.
- Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., & Bonini, M. (2008). Fornovolasco. Storia e minerali delle miniere di ferro presso Vergemoli (Alpi Apuane). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/2008, 230-252
- Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Biagioni, C. (2008). Jamesonite delle miniere di Fornovolasco (Vergemoli, Lucca): primo ritrovamento sulle Alpi Apuane. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, 113, 89-95.

Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2017, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: November 22, 2017 23:47:49 Page generated: October 17, 2017 06:42:09
Go to top of page