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Morganton, Township of Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina, United States


Alternative Names:MRN, Morganton, moganton, mrgntn karwlynay shmaly, mwrghantwn, Моргантон, مرگنتن، کارولینای شمالی, مورغانتون, مورگنٹن، شمالی کیرولائنا, モーガントン
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:35° 44' 43" N
Longitude:81° 41' 5" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.74541,-81.68482
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:352m
Population:16,692 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 44' 43" N81° 41' 4" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Unnamed Gold Placer (MRDS - 10089503), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 45' 52" N81° 41' 12" W2.2km (1.3 miles)
Hunting Creek Tributary Placer, Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 45' 46" N81° 39' 52" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Unnamed Gneiss Quarry GI-022 (MRDS - 10106098), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 45' 56" N81° 39' 22" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Morganton Quarry (Vulcan Materials Co. Quarry), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 45' 43" N81° 39' 11" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Causby Quarry, Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 46' 14" N81° 39' 27" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Baileys Creek (Bailey Fork), Glen Alpine, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 43' 41" N81° 43' 17" W3.8km (2.4 miles)
Grill Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 43' 49" N81° 36' 33" W7.0km (4.4 miles)
Hossfeld Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 43' 19" N81° 36' 31" W7.3km (4.6 miles)
Unnamed Mica Prospect (MRDS - 10127171), Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 41' 56" N81° 37' 35" W7.3km (4.6 miles)
Quarry (MRDS - 10074568), Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 41' 2" N81° 43' 2" W7.4km (4.6 miles)
Brindletown Placers-Mills, Brindletown, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 42' 0" N81° 45' 0" W7.8km (4.8 miles)
Bailey Fork Placer, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 40' 32" N81° 42' 50" W8.2km (5.1 miles)
Puette Mine, Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 49' 37" N81° 40' 18" W9.2km (5.7 miles)
Spake Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 46' 14" N81° 34' 31" W10.3km (6.4 miles)
James C. Chapman Mine, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 41' 2" N81° 46' 20" W10.4km (6.5 miles)
Double Branch placer, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 39' 48" N81° 44' 39" W10.6km (6.6 miles)
Burkmont Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 38' 55" N81° 42' 26" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Newton Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 38' 40" N81° 41' 24" W11.2km (7.0 miles)
Smith Cliff Sillimanite deposit, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA35° 40' 6" N81° 35' 50" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Hudson Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 42' 22" N81° 33' 45" W11.9km (7.4 miles)
Joel Walker Beryl Prospect, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 38' 20" N81° 42' 47" W12.1km (7.5 miles)
Paul Oliver prospect, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 51' 10" N81° 38' 48" W12.4km (7.7 miles)
Lytle Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 42' 22" N81° 48' 50" W12.5km (7.7 miles)
Unnamed Mica Prospect (MRDS - 10224051), Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 38' 3" N81° 42' 42" W12.6km (7.8 miles)
Clear Creek Placer, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 38' 54" N81° 45' 26" W12.6km (7.8 miles)
Scott Hill Mine (Miller Gold Mine), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 51' 33" N81° 41' 24" W12.7km (7.9 miles)
White Mill Creek Placer, Blue Ridge District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 51' 55" N81° 41' 15" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Wheeler Daniels Prospect, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 43' 45" N81° 49' 56" W13.5km (8.4 miles)
Pax Hill Mine, Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA35° 52' 10" N81° 42' 20" W13.9km (8.6 miles)
View of the Bailey Fork creek just south of the locality of Bailey Fork Placer

Bailey Fork Placer, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA

Minerals recorded nearby (within 13.9 km)

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Grace Episcopal Church CemeteryCemetery35° 44' 34" N81° 41' 9" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Morganton Police DepartmentBuilding(s)35° 44' 28" N81° 41' 13" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Morganton Junior High SchoolSchool35° 44' 22" N81° 41' 6" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Morganton Department of Public Safety Station 1Building(s)35° 45' 3" N81° 41' 14" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Collett Street Recreation CenterPark35° 44' 43" N81° 41' 32" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Morganton Plaza35° 44' 22" N81° 40' 44" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Forest Hill CemeteryCemetery35° 45' 6" N81° 40' 30" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Olive Hill CemeteryCemetery35° 44' 11" N81° 41' 26" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Cascade ParkPark35° 45' 9" N81° 41' 38" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
West Concord SchoolSchool35° 44' 11" N81° 41' 29" W1.2km (0.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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