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Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)'s Photo Gallery

YMU-ATQFluorite CaF2

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Fluorite occurrence, Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Amoron'i Mania, Madagascar

Dimensions: 16 cm x 7 cm x 7 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 35 mm

[Uploaded as coming from Mandronarivo, but these are coming from the locality labelled in Mindat as "Fluorite occurrence, Mandrosonoro, Ambatofinandrahana, Amoron'i Mania, Madagascar, see the entry for this locality]
Copyright: © J. R. García Álvarez      Photo ID: 962915     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 6   Approval status: User gallery only    Type: Photo - 4548 x 2889 pixels (13.1 Mpix)

TWL-Q6QFluorite CaF2 , Calcite CaCO3

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Josefa-Veneros vein, Coroña de Arriba-La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Dimensions: 160 mm x 120 mm x 100 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 35 mm

Collection. J. R. García Alvarez
Copyright: © Photo: J. R. García Alvarez      Photo ID: 920062     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 35   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3707 x 2963 pixels (11.0 Mpix)

QGW-RUQFluorite CaF2 , Baryte BaSO4

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La Cabaña, Berbes mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain

Dimensions: 85 mm x 50 mm x 30 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 30 mm

Collection: J. R. García Alvarez
Copyright: © Photo: J. R. García Alvarez      Photo ID: 920060     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 34   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4208 x 3213 pixels (13.5 Mpix)

0MY-5ENAragonite CaCO3 , Fluorite CaF2 , Baryte BaSO4 , Quartz SiO2

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Llamas Quarry, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain

Dimensions: 180 mm x 90 mm x 70 mm

Green aragonite. This color is due to the copper compounds present in this mineralization. The largest fluorite cube has 38 mm edge.
Collection & Photo J.R. García
Copyright: © J. R. García      Photo ID: 593215     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 249   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3533 x 4852 pixels (17.1 Mpix)

U8H-1Y8Tetrahedrite Subgroup Cu6(Cu4X2+2)Sb4S12S

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Llamas Quarry, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain

Dimensions: 35 mm x 25 mm x 50 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 8 mm

Collection & Photo J. R. García
Copyright: © J.R.García Alvarez      Photo ID: 593179     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 248   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2229 x 2583 pixels (5.8 Mpix)

Overview Aurora Norte open Pit around 1970

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Aurora Norte open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain


This mine actually is fully restored and on it, there are today many modern buildings including the new Church of Prado, capital of the District of Caravia.
Copyright: © Rolf Kuchelka 1970      Photo ID: 480939     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 421   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1078 x 739 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Norberto Mine, Luis Mencía Gallery

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Eduardo Mine, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain


Inclined plane of the Norberto mine, why using conveyor belts climbed to surface of ore extracted. Photo made in 1992.
Copyright: © Jose Ramon Garcia      Photo ID: 478415     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 311   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1536 x 1024 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

Melfonso Shaft in 1971

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Melfonso Shaft, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain

The Melfonso Shaft is one of the most important mine in the Caravia Mining area, operated for Fluoruros S.A. close definitively in 1974.
Copyright: © X. Miserachs      Photo ID: 475812     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 333   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 970 x 1280 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

6TC-L48Fluorite CaF2 , Calcite CaCO3

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Josefa-Veneros vein, Coroña de Arriba-La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Fluorite with Calcite from Josefa-Veneros mine level 75 collected in the big pocket in June of 1968. Size 18 x 15 cm with crystal of 45-50 mm edge.José Ramón Garcia Collection and Photo
Copyright: © José Ramón García      Photo ID: 475346     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 214   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3008 x 2000 pixels (6.0 Mpix)

D48-M5FCalcite CaCO3 , Fluorite CaF2

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Villabona Mines, Villabona, Llanera, Asturias, Spain

Pink Calcite collected in the 105 level (Realce 105) in the Villabona mine around 1985.Heigth of calcite crystal 7 cm.Jose Ramón García Collection
Copyright: © Joaquim Callen      Photo ID: 475265     Uploaded by: Jose Ramon García Alvarez (2)   View Count: 231   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2073 x 2560 pixels (5.3 Mpix)
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