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Malaschofsky Quarry, Lichtenau im Waldviertel, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 29' 21'' North , 15° 24' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.4891666667, 15.4022222222
Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Malaschofsky, Lichtenau im Waldviertel, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich

Operating, large marble quarry SE of Lichtenau.
Owned by the Malaschofsky Co.

Located WSW of Gföhl.

Mineral List

23 valid minerals.

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- Brandstätter, F. & Niedermayr, G. (2005): 1412: Eine bemerkenswerte Sphalerit-Vererzung mit Apatit, Aragonit, Baileychlor, Galenit, Greenockit, Malachit (?), Phlogopit, Pyrit, Smithsonit und Tremolit aus dem Steinbruch "Malaschofsky" bei Lichtenau, WSW Gföhl, Niederösterreich. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2005): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIV. Carinthia II; 195/115, 296-297.
- Kurz, B. (2009): Zn-Fe-Pb-Cu-Mineralisationen in Marmoren der Bunten Serie, Böhmische Masse, Niederösterreich. Diplom Thesis, Universität Wien, 147 pp. []
- Pristacz, H., Kolitsch, U., Löffler, E. & Knobloch, G. (2009): 1594) Dravit und Sepiolith aus dem Steinbruch Malaschofsky bei Lichtenau, WSW Gföhl, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. P. 214 in: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2009): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LVIII. Carinthia II, 199/119, 189-236.
- Kolitsch, U. (2013): 1812) Chlorapatit, Dolomit und Siderit aus dem Steinbruch Malaschofsky bei Lichtenau, west-südwestlich von Gföhl, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. P. 126 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2013): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXII. Carinthia II, 203./123., 91-146.

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