Golconda (Conda, Fleetfoot, Hicks) asbestos deposit (Fire-Proof?, Scorpion?)

past producer of asbestos in San Bernardino county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteGolconda (Conda, Fleetfoot, Hicks) asbestos deposit (Fire-Proof?, Scorpion?)
Developmentpast producer
StateCA
CountySan Bernardino
Geographic location:-117.2533, 34.8231
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Fibrous mineralasbestiform tremolitic amphibole
Associated mineralsserpentine
sulfides
iron oxides
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-117.2533, 34.8231
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Reference information

Tucker, W.B., and Sampson, R.J., 1943, Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, v. 39, no. 4, p. 427-549.
Wright, L.A., Stewart, R.M., Gay, T.E., Jr., and Hazenbush, G.C., 1953, Mines and mineral deposits of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, v. 49, nos. 1 and 2, p. 49-257.
Bowen, O.E., Jr., 1954, Geology and mineral deposits of Barstow quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California: California Division of Mines Bulletin 165, 208 p., 9 plates.