Huntley Industrial Minerals, Inc. mine and Whitetop Mountain deposits

past producer of asbestos in Inyo county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteHuntley Industrial Minerals, Inc. mine and Whitetop Mountain deposits
Developmentpast producer
StateCA
CountyInyo
Geographic location:-117.4153, 36.7873
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Fibrous mineraltremolite asbestos, chrysotile
Associated mineralsmagnesian silicate minerals
calcite
dolomite
serpentine(?)
talc
Host rock typescarbonate rock
Geologic map unit-117.4153, 36.7873
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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.
McAllister, J.F., 1952, Rocks and structure of the Quartz Spring area, northern Panamint Range, California: California Division of Mines Special Report 25, 38 p., 3 plates.