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Talc from Bergslagen mining district, Sweden

  • Dalarna County
    • Älvdalen
      • Särna
        • Siksjöberget
Natural History Museum Stockholm collection # 18230302 (Hisingers mineralsamling)
    • Avesta
      • Folkärna
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Lars Bergström (1959) Geologiska studier i Lövsvedsgruvan, Folkärna socken, Dalarna, Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar, 81:4, 641-669, DOI:10.1080/11035895909449181
      • Möklinta ore field
        • Knutsbo mines
    • Falun
Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlinger, Stockholm: 1, 119.
Aksel Österlöf; Gavelin, S. (1989). Genesis of the Falun sulphide ores, central Sweden. GFF, 111(3), 213-227.; Lasskogen, J. (2010). Volcanological and volcano-sedimentary facies stratigraphical interpretation of the Falun Cu-Zn-Pb-(Ag-Au) sulphide deposit, Bergslagen district, Sweden. MS Thesis
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      • Svärdsjö
        • Svartvik Mines
    • Hedemora
      • Garpenberg
Canadian Mineralogist (2001) 39 (6), 1675-1683; American Mineralogist, Volume 88, pages 251–255, 2003
Öhman, L., F. Grensman (2000): Garpenberg (Södra). Litofilen, 17, 29-38
    • Ludvika
      • Finnäs ore field
    • Smedjebacken
Högbom, I. (1920): Petrografiska studier vid Nybergsfältet. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar (GFF). 42 (3), 105-174
      • Väster Silvberg
Jansson, N. F., Erismann, F., Lundstam, E., & Allen, R. L. (2013). Evolution of the paleoproterozoic volcanic-limestone-hydrothermal sediment succession and Zn-Pb-Ag and iron oxide deposits at Stollberg, Bergslagen Region, Sweden. Economic Geology, 108(2), 309-335.
  • Gävleborg County
    • Sandviken
  • Örebro County
    • Hällefors
      • Grythyttan
No reference listed
      • Hjulsjö
Hogmalm, K.J., Hellingwerf, R., Cornell, D.H. & Finger, F. (2012): An epigenetic magnesite deposit in the Bergslagen area, central Sweden. GFF, 134, 7-18.
Mineralogical Magazine (1985) 49 (353), 611-613
      • Uvberget
Wilke, H.-J. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 4: Skandinavien. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 370 pp. (p. 197-198)
Wilke, H.-J. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 4: Skandinavien. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 370 pp. (p. 197-198)
    • Nora
No reference listed
  • Värmland County
    • Filipstad
Damman, A. H & Kieft, C. (1990): W-MO polymettallic mineralization and associated calc-silicate assemblages in the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 28, 17-36
Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
      • Nordmark district
No reference listed
      • Persberg ore district
Sandström, F., Lorin, T. & Strand, U. (2009): Geologi och mineralogi i Gåsgruvefältet, Filipstad. Litofilen. 26 (2): 16-38
Sandström, F., Lorin, T. & Strand, U. (2009): Geologi och mineralogi i Gåsgruvefältet, Filipstad. Litofilen. 26 (2): 16-38
Mineralogical Magazine, (1992). 56, 27-35
Östra Värmlands Mineral Society,Långban,Sweden
        • Kroppa
Magnusson, NH & Carlborg, H.(1925) Persbergs malmtrakt. Kungl. Kommerskollegium (w. Engl. Summary)
        • Pajsberg
Nysten, P. (2004): Harstigen ett mineralogisk eldorado i Bergslagen. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 28: 5-13
      • Persberg
No reference listed
GFF 32, 1347
  • Västmanland County
    • Fagersta
    • Norberg
No reference listed
Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 1015-1026.
No reference listed
    • Sala
Kieft, C., Holmgren, J. & Eriksson, G.: (1987): The Silver-Mercury-Antimony minerals of Sala, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 25 :647-658
    • Skinnskatteberg
      • Riddarhyttan
Öhman, L. , Nysten, P. and Langhof, J. (2004): Famous mineral localities: the Bastnäs mines - Riddarhyttan ore field, Bergslagen district, Västmanland, Sweden. The Mineralogical Record, 35 (3):187-200
Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
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