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Occurence 3438 - 008 Statsråd Stang
(Object Id: 6232)
(Last updated: 08.12.2006)

Location
County: Innlandet Municipality: Sør-Fron (3438)
Map 1:50000: Espedalen (1717-4) Map 1:250000: Lillehammer
Coordinate system: EU89-UTM Zone 32
East: 530578 m. North: 6809747 m.
Longitude: 9.5729590 Latitude: 61.4203870
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Resource
Resource Type: Ferroalloys (Cr,Ni,Co,V,Mo,W) Resource Subtype: Nickel
Element(s): Ni Cu
Importance
Raw material meaning: Little Importance (reg. 18.02.2015)

Resources and production
Activity: Mining Reserves:
Operating method: Historical production: 6,1 thousand tons


Operations
From - To Activity Comments
1849 - 1855 Regular production Company/Institution :Espedals Værk
1874 - 1874 Regular production Company/Institution :Espedalens Nikkelværk
Was only in production a short period after the establishment of the company.

Mineralization
Era: Proterozoic Period: Mesoproterozoic
Genesis: Orthomagmatic formation Form:
Main texture: Min. distribution:
Main grain size: Main alteration:
Strike/Dip: Direction:
Plunge:
Stratigraphic classification of host rock
Era: Proterozoic Period: Mesoproterozoic
Province: Caledonian Basement Province
Geotec.unit: Jotun Nappe Complex
Tectonic complex:
Igneous complex:
Group: Formation:

Information(s) in free text format
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Malmproduksjon i perioden 1849-1855 var 6106 tonn (Forseth 2004). Antall arbeidere varierte fra 10 til 133.
References
Forseth, Iver, 2004: Nikkelverket i Espedalen. Dølaringen boklag. 140s.


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