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Lundsgård
Basic information Name: Lundsgård
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1889
Country: Sweden
Mass:help 11 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 20  (1961)  Unknown
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10776 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 20:
Warning: the following text was scanned and may contain character recognition errors. Refer to the original to be sure of accuracy.

LUNDSGÅRD reads: Gottland should read: Skåne.

Source: List of meteorites and corrections made by K. Fredriksson (Stockholm) and received by E.L.Krinov in December 1960.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 20, Moscow (1961)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
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Geography:

Sweden
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (56° 13'N, 13° 2'E)
     Recommended::   (56° 13'N, 13° 2'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Kristianstads, Sweden
     This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites from Sweden (plus 71 unapproved names) (plus 8 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Ljungby (In NHM Cat)
Lundsaur (In NHM Cat)
Schonen (In NHM Cat)

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