unnamed mine

past producer of asbestos in Litchfield county, CT

Geologic information

Name of siteunnamed mine
Developmentpast producer
StateCT
CountyLitchfield
Geographic location:-72.9834, 41.8423
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Associated mineralsserpentine
chlorite
garnet
Host rock typesmetaperidotite
Geologic map unit-72.9834, 41.8423
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Reference information

Ganung, George, 1963, Occurrence of anthophyllite in Nepaug, Conn.: Rocks and Minerals, v. 38, nos. 3-4, p. 136-137.