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Pekin, Township of Cheek Creek, Montgomery County, North Carolina, United States


Alternative Names:Chisholms Store, Pekin
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Cheek Creek, Montgomery County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:35° 12' 24" N
Longitude:79° 52' 14" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.20681,-79.8706
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:89m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Hall Quarry, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 18" N79° 49' 51" W5.1km (3.1 miles)
Mark-S Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 10' 23" N79° 55' 48" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Sedberry Mine, Carolina Slate Belt, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 57" N79° 52' 42" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Dunn Quarry, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 10' 28" N79° 58' 49" W10.6km (6.6 miles)
Candor Mine, Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 20" N79° 45' 51" W11.1km (6.9 miles)
Mount Gilead, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 12' 53" N80° 0' 7" W12.0km (7.4 miles)
Martha Washington Mine, Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 4" N79° 47' 16" W12.9km (8.0 miles)
Montgomery County Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 17' 8" N79° 44' 57" W14.1km (8.7 miles)
Norman, Richmond Co., North Carolina, USA35° 10' 13" N79° 43' 19" W14.1km (8.8 miles)
Mid State Clay Mine, Southeast Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 12' 35" N80° 1' 35" W14.2km (8.8 miles)
Uwarra Mine (Montgomery Mine), Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 34" N79° 46' 38" W14.2km (8.8 miles)
Iola Mine, Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 33" N79° 46' 25" W14.4km (8.9 miles)
Golconda Mine, Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 43" N79° 46' 32" W14.5km (9.0 miles)
Mt.Gilead Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 13' 0" N80° 1' 50" W14.6km (9.1 miles)
Standard Minerals Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 3" N79° 58' 58" W14.6km (9.1 miles)
Sam Christian Placer (Sam Christian Cut; Dry Hollow; California Cut), Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 1" N80° 1' 42" W14.7km (9.1 miles)
Candor, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 17' 42" N79° 44' 44" W15.0km (9.3 miles)
Hurley Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 5" N79° 50' 1" W16.4km (10.2 miles)
Troy, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 30" N79° 53' 37" W17.0km (10.6 miles)
Ellerbe, Richmond Co., North Carolina, USA35° 4' 16" N79° 45' 40" W18.1km (11.2 miles)
Carter Mine, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 21" N79° 50' 49" W18.5km (11.5 miles)
Treece Quarry, Richmond Co., North Carolina, USA35° 2' 2" N79° 50' 42" W19.4km (12.0 miles)
Unnamed Quartz Vein Occurrence AK-033 (MRDS - 10089704), Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 51" N80° 3' 54" W19.5km (12.1 miles)
Unnamed State Highway Quarry AK-026 (MRDS - 10106100), Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 42" N80° 3' 13" W20.3km (12.6 miles)
Moratock Mine, Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 56" N80° 3' 1" W20.3km (12.6 miles)
Star Mine (Reynolds Mine), Carolina Slate Belt, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 23' 22" N79° 50' 12" W20.6km (12.8 miles)
Unnamed Quartz Vein Occurrence AK-032 (MRDS - 10079290), Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 58" N80° 3' 42" W21.2km (13.2 miles)
Swift Island Mine, Swift Island, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 21" N80° 4' 19" W21.4km (13.3 miles)
Island Creek Placer, Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 14" N80° 1' 59" W22.0km (13.7 miles)
Dutchmans Creek Placer, Albemarle, Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 4" N80° 0' 51" W22.2km (13.8 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

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Pekin Volunteer Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)35° 12' 17" N79° 52' 13" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Blackwood ChapelChurch35° 12' 40" N79° 52' 10" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Blue BranchStream35° 11' 37" N79° 51' 27" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
Townsend BranchStream35° 12' 35" N79° 50' 48" W2.2km (1.4 miles)
Woodwards BranchStream35° 12' 37" N79° 50' 29" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Dry CreekStream35° 10' 56" N79° 52' 43" W2.8km (1.7 miles)
Little River ChurchChurch35° 12' 13" N79° 54' 5" W2.8km (1.8 miles)
Ivy BranchStream35° 13' 19" N79° 50' 40" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Luther MountainMountain35° 12' 43" N79° 50' 6" W3.3km (2.0 miles)
Gravelly BranchStream35° 12' 54" N79° 50' 2" W3.5km (2.1 miles)

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RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
North Carolina, USAState
Montgomery Co., North Carolina, USACounty
 
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