We were joined in the field by out friend and collaborator, Prof. Peter Felfer (Uni Erlangen), who's family just happens to own a portion of the land we are working on.
Peter, as the trips non-geologist, had the honor of taking the days first sample, calcite veins we hope to use for U-Pb dating.
Phil (left) Peter (center) and Sandra at the mouth of a mine entrance.
Our local Material Scientist (Peter) crawling out of a mine entrance. Good and muddy as a geologist ought to be, think he missed his calling =)
Sandra standing above a stream of acid mine drainage coming out of the hillside. She likely has found an old mine entrance.