Lucky Strike group (Sloane group)

past producer of asbestos in Gila county, AZ

Geologic information

Name of siteLucky Strike group (Sloane group)
Developmentpast producer
StateAZ
CountyGila
Geographic location:-110.8987, 33.8546
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsserpentine
fibrous calcite
quartz
magnetite
hematite
sericite
Host rock typesmagnesian limestone
Geologic map unit-110.8987, 33.8546
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Reference information

Wilson, E.D., 1928, Asbestos deposits of Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin No. 126, 100 p.
Stewart, L.A., 1955, Chrysotile-asbestos deposits of Arizona: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7706, 124 p.