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Cuprite from
Birkengang zinc smelter slag locality, Stolberg, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Locality type:Slag Locality
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Blaß, G. & Graf, H. W. (1995): Neufunde von Schlackenhalden in der nördlichen Eifel (II). Mineralien-Welt, 6 (3), 28-31.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Birkengang zinc smelter slag locality, Stolberg, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
1.3km (0.8 miles) Münsterbusch zinc smelter slag locality, Stolberg, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
3.0km (1.9 miles) Meyer Quarry, Hastenrath, Eschweiler, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
3.3km (2.0 miles) Concordia smelter slag locality, Eschweiler, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
15.4km (9.6 miles) Maubacher Bleiberg, Untermaubach, Düren, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
19.3km (12.0 miles) Bleyberg zinc and lead smelter slag locality, Plombières (Blieberg; Bleiberg; Bleyberg), Plombières-Vieille Montagne-Moresnet (Plombières-Altenberg-Moresnet) mining district, Verviers, Liège, Wallonia, Belgium
34.4km (21.4 miles) Copper smelter slag locality, Kall, Mechernich, Euskirchen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
47.7km (29.6 miles) Rotem slag locality, Dilsen-Stokkem, Limburg, Flanders, Belgium
60.3km (37.5 miles) Bertha shaft, Neue Hoffnung Mine, Bleialf, Prüm, Bitburg-Prüm, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
60.7km (37.7 miles) Tier des Carrières, Cahai (Cahay), Vielsalm, Stavelot Massif, Luxembourg, Wallonia, Belgium
61.4km (38.1 miles) Coticule mines woS, Salmchâteau, Vielsalm, Stavelot Massif, Luxembourg, Wallonia, Belgium
 
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