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Limonite from
Bestwig quarry, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Limonite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Limonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bestwig quarry, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Limonite
10.0km (6.2 miles) Feldmann quarry, Hohe Liet, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
10.1km (6.2 miles) David Mine (Christiansglück Mine), Hirschberg, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
10.1km (6.3 miles) Köster - Risse quarries, Hohe Liet, Warstein, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
10.8km (6.7 miles) Weiken quarry, Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
11.1km (6.9 miles) Brühne quarry, Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
12.8km (7.9 miles) Kattensiepen quarry, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
15.3km (9.5 miles) Kraft quarry, Bilstein, Brilon, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
15.5km (9.7 miles) Kuhlenberg quarry, Silbach, Winterberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
16.0km (10.0 miles) Basalt AG quarry, Berge, Meschede, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
21.0km (13.0 miles) Messinghausen quarry, Messinghausen, Brilon, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
 
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