Primrose Siding

occurrence of asbestos in Meriwether county, GA

Geologic information

Name of sitePrimrose Siding
Developmentoccurrence
StateGA
CountyMeriwether
Geographic location:-84.74, 33.15
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Associated mineralstalc
olivine
serpentine
Host rock typesultramafic intrusion
Geologic map unit-84.74, 33.15
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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.