|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 48' 0'' North , 79° 35' 59'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.80009,-79.59977|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
A pyrophyllite occurrence/mine located about 4 miles W of Staley.
Workings include surface openings comprised of an open pit from 30 to 45 feet deep.
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12 valid minerals.
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STUCKEY, J. L. (1928), THE PYROPHYLLITE DEPOSITS OF NORTH CAROLINA: NORTH CAROLINA GEOL. SURV. BULL. 37.
BURGESS, B. C. (1936), PYROPHYLLITE, A NEW DEVELOPMENT - THE GERHARDT DEPOSIT: AM. CERAMIC SOC. BULL., V. 15, P. 299 - 302.
Rocks & Minerals (1948): 23: 800-801.