Arlington quarry

occurrence of asbestos in Loudoun county, VA

Geologic information

Name of siteArlington quarry
Developmentoccurrence
StateVA
CountyLoudoun
Geographic location:-77.5165, 39.0691
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Fibrous mineralasbestoform amphibole
Associated mineralscalcite
Host rock typesdiabase
Geologic map unit-77.5165, 39.0691
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Reference information

Dietrich, R.V., 1953, Virginia mineral localities: Bulletin of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Engineering Experiment Station Series No. 88, v. 46, no. 11, 57 p.