McIlroy property

past producer of asbestos in Inyo county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteMcIlroy property
Developmentpast producer
StateCA
CountyInyo
Geographic location:-117.9161, 36.5365
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Fibrous mineraltremolite asbestos
Host rock typesdolomite
Geologic map unit-117.9161, 36.5365
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Reference information

Norman, L.A., and Stewart, R.M., 1951, Mines and mineral resources of Inyo County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, v. 47, no. 1, p. 17-223.
Bowles, Oliver, 1955, The asbestos industry: U.S. Bureau of Mines Bulletin 552, 122 p.
Chidester, A.H., and Shride, A.F., 1962, Asbestos in the United States--Exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii: U.S. Geological Survey Mineral Investigations Resource Map MR-17, scale 1:3,168,000, includes 11 p. pamphlet.
[http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/mr17]