Buttercup Mines, Inc.

past prospect of asbestos in Baker county, OR

Geologic information

Name of siteButtercup Mines, Inc.
Developmentpast prospect
StateOR
CountyBaker
Geographic location:-117.7051, 44.5231
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Fibrous mineraltremolite asbestos
Associated mineralstalc
serpentine
chlorite
quartz
calcite
magnesite
pyroxenes
Host rock typesgreenstone intrusion"", soapstone
Geologic map unit-117.7051, 44.5231
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Reference information

Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 1939, Oregon metal mines handbook, northeastern Oregon--East half: Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Bulletin No. 14-A, 125 p.