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Highlands, Township of Highlands, Macon County, North Carolina, United States


Alternative Names:Khajlands, haylands, haylndz karwlynay shmaly, Хајландс, هايلاندس, هایلندز، کارولینای شمالی
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Highlands, Macon County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:35° 3' 10" N
Longitude:83° 11' 54" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.05287,-83.1986
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Elevation:1,168m
Population:937 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Ammons Branch Mine, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 59' 57" N83° 9' 42" W6.8km (4.2 miles)
Ammons Branch Placer (Horse Cove), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 1' 17" N83° 7' 52" W7.1km (4.4 miles)
B. C. Munday Prospect (McGuire Mine; Little Panther Knob Prospect; Sullins Prospect; Brush Creek Prospect), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 6' 48" N83° 14' 25" W7.8km (4.8 miles)
Bryson Asbestos Mine, Glenville-Norton, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 8' 5" N83° 10' 18" W9.4km (5.9 miles)
Hedden Placer Mine, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 58' 9" N83° 10' 30" W9.5km (5.9 miles)
Manus Asbestos Mine, Glenville-Norton, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 8' 0" N83° 9' 15" W9.8km (6.1 miles)
Hicks Mine (Hicks Asbestos Mine), Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 58' 0" N83° 9' 29" W10.3km (6.4 miles)
Otto prospect (Little Coweetah prospect; Sheenah prospect), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 3' 54" N83° 18' 54" W10.7km (6.7 miles)
Laurel Creek complex, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 57' 29" N83° 10' 29" W10.7km (6.7 miles)
Coldsides Mountain Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 2' 8" N83° 4' 47" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Reid Mine, Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 57' 18" N83° 10' 9" W11.2km (6.9 miles)
Nicholson Mine, Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 57' 0" N83° 11' 0" W11.5km (7.2 miles)
Pine Grove School prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 7' 33" N83° 17' 21" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Asbestos Prospect (MRDS - 10127345), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 7' 49" N83° 17' 12" W11.8km (7.3 miles)
Columbia Quarry, Cherokee Co., North Carolina, USA35° 7' 30" N83° 6' 4" W12.0km (7.4 miles)
Salem School prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 8' 22" N83° 16' 55" W12.3km (7.6 miles)
Law Ground Branch Mine, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 56' 28" N83° 11' 31" W12.4km (7.7 miles)
Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 56' 25" N83° 11' 13" W12.6km (7.8 miles)
Nicholson Mine (Pig Pen Mountain), Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 56' 21" N83° 10' 32" W12.8km (8.0 miles)
Henderson Asbestos Mine, Glenville-Norton, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 9' 57" N83° 9' 54" W13.0km (8.0 miles)
Page Mine (Page Branch; Page Property), Clayton, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 56' 8" N83° 11' 49" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Jennings No. 2 Asbestos Mine (Whitewater Corundum Mine), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 3' 5" N83° 3' 18" W13.1km (8.1 miles)
Laurel Creek Mine, Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 56' 0" N83° 11' 0" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Jennings No. 1 Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA35° 3' 11" N83° 3' 6" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
John Russell Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 7' 39" N83° 18' 52" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Shamiami Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 4' 24" N83° 20' 54" W13.8km (8.6 miles)
A. J. Evans Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 8' 47" N83° 18' 1" W13.9km (8.6 miles)
Thorpe Occurrence, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 10' 0" N83° 7' 59" W14.0km (8.7 miles)
Kilpatrick occurrence, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 7' 59" N83° 19' 0" W14.0km (8.7 miles)
Hamby Mine (Ledford; Lamar Mines), Rabun Co., Georgia, USA34° 55' 29" N83° 13' 29" W14.4km (9.0 miles)

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Old Edwards Inn And SpaHotel35° 3' 10" N83° 11' 51" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Highlands Rescue SquadBuilding(s)35° 3' 14" N83° 11' 53" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Highlands Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)35° 3' 14" N83° 11' 53" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Hampton Inn HighlandsHotel35° 3' 12" N83° 12' 10" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Highlands Post OfficePost office35° 3' 15" N83° 12' 12" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Harris LakeReservoir(s)35° 3' 0" N83° 11' 39" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Satulah BranchStream35° 3' 12" N83° 11' 31" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
The Bascom Center for the Visual ArtsTheater35° 3' 24" N83° 12' 18" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Mill CreekSection of stream35° 3' 31" N83° 12' 12" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Ravenel LakeReservoir(s)35° 3' 17" N83° 11' 17" W1.0km (0.6 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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