Thrash prospect

past producer of asbestos in Meriwether county, GA

Geologic information

Name of siteThrash prospect
Developmentpast producer
StateGA
CountyMeriwether
Geographic location:-84.64, 33.11
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Host rock typesnot reported
Geologic map unit-84.64, 33.11
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Reference information

Teague, K.H., 1956, Georgia occurrences described [Asbestos in Georgia]: Georgia Mineral Newsletter, v. 9, no. 1, p. 4-7.
Cook, R.B., 1978, Minerals of Georgia--Their properties and occurrences: Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Geologic and Water Resources Division, Bulletin 92, 189 p.