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Anthophyllite from
Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Anthophyllite
Formula:☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(2006) Screening of Historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects,and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina; North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anthophyllite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Anthophyllite
1.3km (0.8 miles) Asbestos Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Oakland Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) Socrates Corundum Mine (Socrates Asbestos prospect), Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Bad Creek Prospect, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Miller Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Brockton Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Walnut Cove Creek Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Jennings No. 1 Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) Harris prospect, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Jennings No. 2 Asbestos Mine (Whitewater Corundum Mine), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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