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Mason Mountain Rhodolite Mine, Township of Cowee, Macon County, North Carolina, United States


Type:Mine(s) - a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
Mindat.org Region:Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Cowee, Macon County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:35° 14' 47" N
Longitude:83° 23' 36" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.24649,-83.39349
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Elevation:623m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Mason Branch Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 51" N83° 23' 14" W0.6km (0.3 miles)
R. T. Bryson Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 7" N83° 24' 12" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Rockhound Haven Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 2" N83° 22' 57" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Iotla-Bradley Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 12" N83° 23' 48" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
K's Garnet Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 13" N83° 24' 7" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Cowee Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 19" N83° 24' 15" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Burr Knob Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 36" N83° 24' 5" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
Mallonee Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 7" N83° 24' 36" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
Lee Mason Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 9" N83° 22' 17" W2.1km (1.3 miles)
Gibson Mine (Gibsons Ruby Mine), Alarka, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 6" N83° 23' 28" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Annie Laurie Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 4" N83° 25' 3" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Sheffield Corundum Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 9" N83° 23' 35" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Buttermilk Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 13" N83° 22' 0" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Lyle Knob Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 1" N83° 21' 55" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Rose Creek Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 14' 55" N83° 25' 20" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Siphon Hole Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 4" N83° 21' 53" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Borrows Cut Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 8" N83° 21' 55" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Yukon Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 3" N83° 22' 37" W2.8km (1.7 miles)
Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 5" N83° 21' 47" W2.8km (1.7 miles)
Jacobs Ruby Mine, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 8" N83° 22' 37" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Patton Prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 13' 16" N83° 24' 15" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
S. C. Leatherman Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 3" N83° 25' 38" W3.1km (1.9 miles)
Doc Sanders Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 13' 53" N83° 21' 43" W3.3km (2.1 miles)
Dalton Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 19" N83° 21' 28" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Caler Creek Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 18" N83° 22' 15" W3.5km (2.1 miles)
Sheep Knob Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 37" N83° 22' 50" W3.6km (2.2 miles)
Clyde Downes Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 15' 28" N83° 25' 52" W3.6km (2.3 miles)
Ned Wilson Branch, Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 16' 8" N83° 21' 50" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Pendergrass Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 12' 56" N83° 24' 27" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Jones Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA35° 12' 47" N83° 23' 36" W3.7km (2.3 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 3.7 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 3.7 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Mason BranchStream35° 14' 36" N83° 23' 42" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Buzzard Roost RidgeRidge(s)35° 14' 42" N83° 22' 57" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Piney Grove ChurchChurch35° 14' 14" N83° 23' 28" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
IotlaPopulated place35° 14' 10" N83° 23' 42" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Old Cardinal MineMine(s)35° 14' 10" N83° 23' 42" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Rose Creek MineMine(s)35° 14' 11" N83° 23' 52" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Iotla CreekStream35° 14' 6" N83° 23' 46" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Iotla (historical)Abandoned populated place35° 14' 4" N83° 23' 57" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Cowee ChurchChurch35° 15' 22" N83° 24' 23" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
CoweePopulated place35° 15' 40" N83° 24' 28" W2.1km (1.3 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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