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Peters Mine, Cid District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° 41' 34'' North , 80° 14' 6'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 35.6930541992, -80.2352752686

Commodities (Major) - Copper, Gold
Deposit Type: Hydrothermal Vein
Development Status: Past Producer
Deposit Model: 273: Low-sulfide Au-quartz vein
Host Rock Unit: Undiff
Structure: Ne-Trending Fault Zone, Gold Hill Fault
Host Rock: Argillite

Analytical data: Brown, C.B. (1934), USGS field notes.

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8 valid minerals.

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Pogue, J.E. (1910), The Cid mining district of Davidison County, North Carolina, North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey Bulletin 22: 112-113.

Brown, C.B. (1934), USGS field notes.

Stromquist, Arvid, A., and Henderson, John R. (1985), Geologic and geophysical maps of south-central North Carolina, USGS Miscellaneous Investigations Series.

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