King David mine

occurrence of asbestos in Beaver county, UT

Geologic information

Name of siteKing David mine
Developmentoccurrence
StateUT
CountyBeaver
Geographic location:-113.2778, 38.4516
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Fibrous mineralasbestos""
Associated mineralsalunite
marble [calc-silicate minerals]
argentite
chalcopyrite
sphalerite
wurtzite
pyrite
galena
Host rock typesmarble
Geologic map unit-113.2778, 38.4516
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Reference information

Perry, L.I., and McCarthy, B.M., 1977, Lead and zinc in Utah, 1976: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey Open-File Report No. 22, 525 p.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2007, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS)
[http://tin.er.usgs.gov/mrds/]