Moses W. Harris property

occurrence of asbestos in Hancock county, GA

Geologic information

Name of siteMoses W. Harris property
Developmentoccurrence
StateGA
CountyHancock
Geographic location:-83.08, 33.33
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Associated mineralschlorite
amphibole of the hornblende group
olivine
magnetite
talc
carbonates
quartz
Host rock typesolivine gabbro
Geologic map unit-83.08, 33.33
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Reference information

Hopkins, O.B., 1914, A report on the asbestos, talc and soapstone deposits of Georgia: Geological Survey of Georgia Bulletin No. 29, 319 p.