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

Locality type:Road Cutting
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Absher and McSween H.Y Jr, 1986, Winding Stair Gap granulite
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Winding Stair Gap Roadcut, Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
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21.7km (13.5 miles) Otto prospect (Little Coweetah prospect; Sheenah prospect), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
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27.5km (17.1 miles) Burton Lake Olivine deposit, Burton Lake area, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
38.1km (23.7 miles) Laurel Creek complex, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
73.9km (45.9 miles) East Tennessee Mine (Ducktown Sulphur; Copper & Iron Company), Ducktown Mining District, Polk Co., Tennessee, USA
75.2km (46.7 miles) Copperhill Mine (Eureka Mine; Isabella Mine), Copperhill (Isabella; McCays; McKay), Polk Co., Tennessee, USA
76.7km (47.7 miles) Boyd Mine (Culchote vein), Ducktown, Ducktown Mining District, Polk Co., Tennessee, USA
76.8km (47.7 miles) Number Twenty Copper Mine, Mineral Bluff, Fannin Co., Georgia, USA
78.4km (48.7 miles) Cherokee Mine (School property; Old Tennessee Mine), Copperhill (Isabella; McCays; McKay), Ducktown Mining District, Polk Co., Tennessee, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) Mobile Copper Mine (Shaffer Mine), Fannin Co., Georgia, USA
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