W.Z. Latch property

occurrence of asbestos in Murray county, GA

Geologic information

Name of siteW.Z. Latch property
Developmentoccurrence
StateGA
CountyMurray
Geographic location:-84.713, 34.775
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsantigorite
talc
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-84.713, 34.775
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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.
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.