Moore Prospect No. 2, Gossan Lead District, Grayson Co., Virginia, USA
REF:Deposit:: EDMUNDSON, R.S., 1938, BARITE DEPOSITS OF VIRGINIA, VIRGINIA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 53, 85P.
Deposit:: STOSE, A.J. AND STOSE, G.W., 1957, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE GOSSAN LEAD DISTRICT AND ADJACENT AREAS IN VIRGINIA, VIRGINIA DI
Commodities (Major) - Barium-Barite; (Trace) - Barium-Barite
Development Status: Occurrence
Structure: Ne-Sw Trending Fries Overthrust Fault To The N And Gossan Lead Overthrust Fault To The S (Stose And Stose, 1957), Local Shear/Fracture Zone In Mylonite Gneiss (Stose And Stose, 1957)
Host Rock: Mylonite, Gneiss
Tectonic Structure: On The Stone Mountain Block Of The Blue Ridge Thrust Sheets (Rankin, Etals, 1972)
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
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