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

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:Kyanite
Formula:Al2(SiO4)O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Absher and McSween H.Y Jr, 1986, Winding Stair Gap granulite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kyanite 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 Kyanite
12.6km (7.8 miles) Kyle, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) Heavy Mineral Placer, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
22.5km (14.0 miles) Jacobs Ruby Mine, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
23.7km (14.7 miles) Unnamed Kyanite Deposit (MRDS - 10272604), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
25.8km (16.0 miles) Bonanza Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.1km (23.7 miles) Laurel Creek complex, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
39.3km (24.4 miles) Warne-Sylva Kyanite Belt Occurrence, Warne - Sylva Belt, Clay Co., North Carolina, USA
59.6km (37.0 miles) I. T. Wells Mine, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA
60.3km (37.5 miles) W. T. Wilson Mine, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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