Liberty (McFall) chromite mine

occurrence of asbestos in Calaveras county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteLiberty (McFall) chromite mine
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountyCalaveras
Geographic location:-120.554, 37.956
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Fibrous mineralasbestos
Associated mineralschromite
serpentine
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-120.554, 37.956
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Reference information

Clark, W.B., and Lydon, P.A., 1962, Mines and mineral resources of Calaveras County, California: California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 2, 217 p., 4 plates.