unnamed occurrences

occurrence of asbestos in Watauga county, NC

Geologic information

Name of siteunnamed occurrences
Developmentoccurrence
StateNC
CountyWatauga
Geographic location:-81.73, 36.23
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsenstatite
talc
chromite
Host rock typesperidotite, pyroxenite, dunite
Geologic map unit-81.73, 36.23
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Reference information

Pratt, J.H., and Lewis, J.V., 1905, Corundum and the peridotites of western North Carolina: Raleigh, N.C., North Carolina Geological Survey [report], v. 1, 464 p.