Abril zinc mine

occurrence of asbestos in Cochise county, AZ

Geologic information

Name of siteAbril zinc mine
Developmentoccurrence
StateAZ
CountyCochise
Geographic location:-109.992, 31.9083
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsserpentine
calcite
Host rock typesmagnesian limestone
Geologic map unit-109.992, 31.9083
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Reference information

Wilson, E.D., 1951, Arizona zinc and lead deposits: Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin No. 158, 115 p.
Stewart, L.A., 1955, Chrysotile-asbestos deposits of Arizona: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7706, 124 p.