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Bessemer City Quarry, Township of Cherryville, Gaston 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:Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Cherryville, Gaston County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:35° 20' 21" N
Longitude:81° 18' 38" W
Lat/Long (dec):35.33944,-81.31083
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:276m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Bessemer City operations (Hallman Mine; Hallman-Beam Mine; Bessemer operations; Lithium Mine), Bessemer City, Carolina Tin-Spodumene Belt, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 20" N81° 18' 45" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 44" N81° 18' 52" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Claude Beam Prospect, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 37" N81° 19' 4" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Huffman Bean Mine, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 14" N81° 19' 9" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Jones Tin Mine, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 40" N81° 18' 57" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Pink Wright Tin Occurrence, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 12" N81° 18' 37" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Seaman Tin Prospect, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 29" N81° 18' 52" W1.7km (1.0 miles)
E. R. Self Mine (Old Neale Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 57" N81° 19' 58" W2.2km (1.3 miles)
Huskins Mine, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 15" N81° 19' 31" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Holland Tin Prospect, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 0" N81° 19' 2" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Julia Weathers Tin Occurrence, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 45" N81° 18' 18" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Mauney and Clark Tin Occurrences, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 21' 49" N81° 17' 44" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Ramseur Tin Prospect, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 51" N81° 19' 26" W3.1km (1.9 miles)
Unnamed Gold Mine (MRDS - 10079139), Lincolnton, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 10" N81° 17' 6" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Big Bess Mine (M. S. Bess Mine; M. M. Carpenter Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 14" N81° 20' 47" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Hendersonville meteorite, Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 0" N81° 19' 59" W3.3km (2.0 miles)
S. E. Peeler Prospect, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 19' 16" N81° 20' 25" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
M. V. Hovis Tin Prospect, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 18' 33" N81° 19' 33" W3.6km (2.2 miles)
Unnamed Gold Mine (MRDS - 10100209), Lincolnton, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 2" N81° 16' 3" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Whitesides and Kizer Mines, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 22" N81° 17' 43" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Fred Mauney and Gus Clark Farms Occurrence, North Carolina Tin Belt, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 9" N81° 17' 9" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Unnamed Gold Mine (MRDS - 10089674), Lincolnton, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 43" N81° 15' 56" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Unnamed Gold Mine (MRDS - 10079138), Lincolnton, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 20' 25" N81° 15' 48" W4.3km (2.7 miles)
Unnamed Tin Occurrences FK-012 (MRDS - 10078578), Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 28" N81° 17' 26" W4.3km (2.7 miles)
J. E. Fletcher Mine, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 17' 54" N81° 17' 33" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
T. S. Hastings Mine, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 49" N81° 16' 59" W5.2km (3.2 miles)
Unnamed Tin Occurrences (MRDS - 10093763), Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 23' 3" N81° 17' 36" W5.2km (3.2 miles)
Murphy-Houser Spodumene Deposit, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 23' 6" N81° 17' 50" W5.2km (3.3 miles)
Unnamed Prospect (MRDS - 10249179), North Carolina Tin Belt, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 23' 4" N81° 17' 36" W5.2km (3.3 miles)
Allen and Baldwin Tin Prospects, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA35° 22' 56" N81° 17' 12" W5.3km (3.3 miles)

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Martin Marietta Holding LakeReservoir(s)35° 20' 34" N81° 18' 50" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Martin Marietta Holding Lake DamDam35° 20' 36" N81° 18' 47" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Lagoon AReservoir(s)35° 20' 12" N81° 18' 17" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Lagoon A DamDam35° 20' 12" N81° 18' 17" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Lagoon D DamDam35° 20' 42" N81° 18' 29" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Lagoon DReservoir(s)35° 20' 44" N81° 18' 31" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
TryonPopulated place35° 20' 23" N81° 19' 19" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Concord ChurchChurch35° 19' 58" N81° 19' 9" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Tryonota Volunteer Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)35° 20' 20" N81° 19' 21" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Tryon County Courthouse Historical SitePark35° 19' 53" N81° 18' 11" W1.1km (0.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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