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Michel Ambroise's Photo Gallery

the vein

Moreira de Jales, Alfarela de Jales, Vila Pouca de Aguiar, Vila Real, Portugal

Last view of the vein with phosphate
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View of the vein

Moreira de Jales, Alfarela de Jales, Vila Pouca de Aguiar, Vila Real, Portugal

An other view of the vein
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pegmatite vein described in the reference

Moreira de Jales, Alfarela de Jales, Vila Pouca de Aguiar, Vila Real, Portugal

The actual vein of the locality is filled with dirt, trees,etc..
Some very small pieces of purpurite can be found in the dump...
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inside the mine

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

Brochantite window...
Photo ID: 471162     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 304   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4000 x 3000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

Upper mine entrance

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

The second entrance (upper)
Photo ID: 471160     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 184   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4000 x 3000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

upper entrance

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

the upper entrance of the mine. no idea if there is an aother one up?
Photo ID: 471159     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 197   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3000 x 4000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

Closer view

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

The first level
Photo ID: 471157     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 238   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4000 x 3000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

first level mine entrance

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

The first level of the mine....
Photo ID: 471156     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 234   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3000 x 4000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

General view of the place

Sítio do Seixo Mine, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal

General view around the two entrance of the mine.
The wineyard cover most of the dump but some good specimens can be found on the left
Photo ID: 471154     Uploaded by: Michel Ambroise   View Count: 268   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4000 x 3000 pixels (12.0 Mpix)

N22-T60Apatite, Mica Group, Orthoclase

Bom Sucesso No. 4 quarry, Chãs de Tavares, Mangualde, Viseu, Portugal

2 X 2 cm specimen; the apatite is 1cm

the combination is nice a good thumbnail

floater from 2009 pocket
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