Coosa River News Print property

past prospect of asbestos in Tallapoosa county, AL

Geologic information

Name of siteCoosa River News Print property
Developmentpast prospect
StateAL
CountyTallapoosa
Geographic location:-85.623, 32.94
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Associated mineralsenstatite
hypersthene
bronzite
talc
serpentine
tourmaline
Host rock typespyroxenite
Geologic map unit-85.623, 32.94
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Reference information

Neathery, T.L., 1968, Talc and anthophyllite asbestos deposits in Tallapoosa and Chambers Counties, Alabama: Geological Survey of Alabama Bulletin 90, 98 p.