Crestmore quarry

occurrence of asbestos in Riverside county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteCrestmore quarry
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountyRiverside
Geographic location:-117.3846, 34.0235
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Fibrous mineraltremolite(?) asbestus [sic]
Associated mineralsactinolite
quartz
calcite
epidote
Host rock typesquartz diorite
Geologic map unit-117.3846, 34.0235
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Reference information

Woodford, A.O., 1943, Crestmore minerals: California Journal of Mines and Geology, v. 39, no. 3, p. 333-365.