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Hornblende from
Winding Stair Gap Roadcut, Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:'Hornblende' (not an IMA approved species)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Absher and McSween H.Y Jr, 1986, Winding Stair Gap granulite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hornblende data
Locality Data:Click here to view Winding Stair Gap Roadcut, Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hornblende
1.0km (0.6 miles) Winding Stair Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) Lin Cove Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) Chunky Gal Mountain, Clay Co., North Carolina, USA
11.3km (7.0 miles) Ray Cove Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) Mudhole Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) Hal Zachary Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) Dr. Lucas Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
21.7km (13.5 miles) Otto prospect (Little Coweetah prospect; Sheenah prospect), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
22.9km (14.2 miles) Tom Coward Gap Prospect, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
 
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