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Santa Leocádia (Barcos) Mine, Santa Leocádia, Tabuaço, Viseu District, Portugal

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Name(s) in local language(s):Recurso Scheelítico das Minas de Santa Leocádia (Barcos), Santa Leocádia, Tabuaço, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal

W-Sn-Pb mine.

Mining concessions nos. 3621 and 3622.

Recurso scheelítico das minas de Santa Leocádia
Ocorrências de estanho e/ou volfrâmio ligadas a processos metamórficos - escarnitos com scheelite e volframite
Descrição: escarnitos scheelíticos estratiformes. Conhecem-se camadas com direcção E-W e NW-SE, pendor variável entre 30º e 60º N e possança de 0,20 a 2,00 m
Mineralizações principais: scheelite
Morfologias: estratiforme
Rochas encaixantes: grauvaques, xistos
Geologia local: Zona de contacto do Complexo Xisto-grauváquico com o granito moscovítico de Tabuaço
Geologia regional: Câmbrico. Granitos sin a tardi F3
(in LNEG)

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- Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): International Strategic Mineral Issues Summary Report - Tungsten. US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.

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