White Tail group (Enders mine)

past producer of asbestos in Gila county, AZ

Geologic information

Name of siteWhite Tail group (Enders mine)
Developmentpast producer
StateAZ
CountyGila
Geographic location:-110.5088, 33.8128
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsserpentine
magnetite
Host rock typesmagnesian limestone
Geologic map unit-110.5088, 33.8128
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Reference information

Moore, R.T., 1968, Mineral deposits of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin 177, 84 p., 2 plates.
Stewart, L.A., 1955, Chrysotile-asbestos deposits of Arizona: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7706, 124 p.
Stewart, L.A., and Haury, P.S., 1947, Arizona asbestos deposits, Gila County, Ariz.: U.S. Bureau of Mines Report of Investigations no. 4100, 28 p.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1945a, Asbestos mines, Gila County, Ariz.: U.S. Bureau of Mines War Minerals Report 370, 18 p.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1945b, Enders' White Tail No. 2, Gila County, Ariz.: U.S. Bureau of Mines War Minerals Report 372, 10 p.
Wilson, E.D., 1928, Asbestos deposits of Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin No. 126, 100 p.