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Asbestos from
Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy

Species:'Asbestos' (not an IMA approved species)
Validity:Believed Valid
References:De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Demantoid14 photos of Asbestos associated with Demantoid at this locality.
Uvarovite2 photos of Asbestos associated with Uvarovite at this locality.
Serpentine Subgroup1 photo of Asbestos associated with Serpentine Subgroup at this locality.
Magnetite1 photo of Asbestos associated with Magnetite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Asbestos data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Asbestos
4.5km (2.8 miles) Castellaccio Quarry (ex Cabello; ex Nuova Serpentino d'Italia Quarry), Chiesa in Valmalenco, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
7.3km (4.5 miles) Rocca Castellaccio (Rocca di Castellaccio), Ciappanico, Torre di Santa Maria, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
60.8km (37.8 miles) Gneiss quarries, Arvigo, Calanca, Calanca Valley, Moesa Region, Grisons, Switzerland
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