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Siderite from
Tin mine, Altenberg, Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Siderite
Formula:FeCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 122; Mineralien-Welt, (2), 17-39.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Prosopite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Siderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tin mine, Altenberg, Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Siderite
9.1km (5.7 miles) Moldava deposit, Teplice District, Ústí nad Labem Region, Czech Republic
9.6km (6.0 miles) Starý Martin adit (Stara Martinka mine; Martin adit; Martini adit; Alter Martinstollen), Steinknochen area (Lux vein), Krupka (Graupen), Ústí nad Labem Region, Czech Republic
10.8km (6.7 miles) Sadisdorf, Schmiedeberg, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
24.5km (15.2 miles) Fluorite deposit, Jílové u Děčína (Ober Eulau), Děčín District, Ústí nad Labem Region, Czech Republic
33.1km (20.6 miles) Abraham shaft, Himmelfahrt Mine, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany
33.8km (21.0 miles) Reiche Zeche Mine, Himmelfahrt Mine, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany
41.4km (25.7 miles) Alte Hoffnung Gottes Mine, Kleinvoigtsberg, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany
43.4km (27.0 miles) Neue Hoffnung Gottes Mine, Bräunsdorf, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany
44.5km (27.7 miles) Vater Abraham Mine ("Shaft 139"; Shaft 152), Lauta, Marienberg District, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
49.5km (30.8 miles) St Johannes Mine, Wolkenstein, Marienberg District, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
 
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