[ Top ] [ Japanese ]

Japanese orpiment localities

40 localities

A list of Japanese orpiment localities described in citable papers and books. The list is edited based on the editing policy of location lists.

Year of description
Location (Prefecture, Synonym, Comments)
Year 1876
Moji mine (Miyagi)
Year 1877
Jozan valley (Hokkaido, Shiromizu creek)
Year 1897
Name creek (Yamanashi, Mitomi), Mount Osorezan (Aomori, Lake Usori)
Year 1900
Toyohira river (Hokkaido, Ishikari), Furube mine (Hokkaido), Ashio mine (Tochigi), Sasagatani mine (Shimane), Masaki mine (Miyazaki), Shiromizu river (Hokkaido, As)
Year 1909
Yunosawa (Tochigi, Kuriyama, Kawamata hot spring)
Year 1911
Usujiri mine (Hokkaido), Kinaoshi mine (Hokkaido)
Year 1916
Esan mine (Hokkaido, S)
Year 1920
Tamagawa hot spring (Akita, Shikayu hot spring, Shibukuro hot spring)
Year 1926
Toya mine (Hokkaido, Toya-Takarada mine)
Year 1927
Nishinomaki mine (Gunma, Saimoku mine)
Year 1944
Teine mine (Hokkaido)
Year 1951
Okuchi mine (Kagoshima, Ushio mine)
Year 1952
Takinosawa mine (Hokkaido, S), Sankaidaki mine (Aomori), Shin-Bajo mine (Oita, Kunitoku mine, Fuso mine)
Year 1956
Ikuno mine (Hyogo)
Year 1957
Niu mine (Mie)
Year 1960
Uttsu mine (Hokkaido, Kitami mine), Horobetsu mine (Hokkaido, S), Matsuo mine (Iwate)
1962
zR(kC)
Year 1963
Satsuma-Iojima island (Kagoshima, Iojima mine)
Year 1965
Yakumo mine (Hokkaido)
Year 1967
Tamagawa mine (Hokkaido), Usubetsu river (Hokkaido, As)
Year 1968
Tokushunbetsu mine (Hokkaido)
Year 1974
Mizutani mine (Mie)
Year 1977
Sumiyoshi coal mine (Fukuoka)
Year 1983
Ezuri mine (Akita)
Year 1989
Shuzu river (Aomori, Mount Osorezan)
Year 1999
Kiura mine (Oita)
Year 2001
Takizawa (Fukushima, Yanagitsu, Oku-Aizu)
Year 2007
Koaka river (Aomori, Mount Mutsu-Hiuchidake)