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Cordierite from
Zinkgruvan Mine (Åmmeberg Mines), Zinkgruvan, Askersund, Närke, Sweden

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Sandström, F., Lorin, T, Niklasson, S.O. & Strand, U. (2011): Zinkgruvan. Litiofilen, 28 (1): 15-37
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Zinkgruvan Mine (Åmmeberg Mines), Zinkgruvan, Askersund, Närke, Sweden
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62.6km (38.9 miles) C Askö mines, Vingåker, Södermanland, Sweden
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