Ward chromite mine

occurrence of asbestos in Grant county, OR

Geologic information

Name of siteWard chromite mine
Developmentoccurrence
StateOR
CountyGrant
Geographic location:-118.8958, 44.382
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsserpentine
olivine
chromite
Host rock typesdunite
Geologic map unit-118.8958, 44.382
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Reference information

Allen, J.E., 1938, Chromite deposits in Oregon: Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Bulletin No. 9, 71 p.