Record details

    Muzeum těžby polymetalických stříbronosných rud Mikulov
Statement of responsibility
    Josef Odehnal
Other titles
    Silver mine in Mikulov (Krušné Hory Mts.)
    Odehnal, Josef
Source title - serial
    Rozpravy Národního technického muzea v Praze. Studie z dějin hornictví 28
    Roč. 162
    s. 67
    Anglické resumé
    Zkr. název ser.: Rozpr. Nár. techn. Muz. (Praha).
Subject group
    báňská historie
    krušnohorské krystalinikum
    rudy Ag
    rudy barevných kovů
Geographical name
    Mikulov (Teplice)
Abstract (in english)
   The mining in medieval silver mine was active from 1452 to 1857. The mine has fout entranced - Lehnschaffer, Allerheiligen, Lieberfrauen and Kreutzstellen. The best map available came from 1815. The present exploration reacted the water level at -130 m. Polymetallic mineralization was mined form gneisses. The exibition "Mikulov was promoted as the mining city by the Emperor Rudolf II. 400 years ago. On September 6, 1997 the city of Mikulov in the Krušné hory Mts. was celebrate the 400 th anniversary of the promotion as the mining city by the Emperor Rudolf II. Agricola Caving Club which deals with the exploration of local historical mines organized the exhibition of historical document, tools etc. together with slide show. Last year on September 5 and 6, they prepared the second exhibition "The glory of Krušné hory mining" and this year on September 21 will be prepared the third exhibition
    Česká geologická služba
Contributor code
    ČGS (UNM)
Source format
Entered date
    7. 3. 2008
Import date
    8. 8. 2012