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Nearest Localities

Results - nearest recorded localities to 37° 31' 52" N,78° 54' 0" W

LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Canal Tunnel Hematite Magnetite Prospect (Part of Prospecting In Riverville Mines System; Pl; 2 No. 144.; Known As Canal Tunnel; Riverville Hematite Mine Espenshade 1954), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 52" N78° 54' 0" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Unnamed Iron Mine (MRDS - 10154711), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 3" N78° 53' 48" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Riverville Cliff Iron Mine (Dover Riverville; Cliff Iron Mine; Mundy; Adams Scott Iron Mine), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 14" N78° 53' 41" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Lathrop Tunnel, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 10" N78° 54' 27" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Riverville Hematite Mines (Divestone Ridge Hematite Mines), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 56" N78° 54' 37" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Gardenfield Tunnel, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 21" N78° 54' 12" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Riverville Hematite Mines (Dyestone Ridge Hematite Mines - Gardenfield Tunnel), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 25" N78° 54' 5" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Unnamed Iron Prospect (MRDS - 10300797), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 52" N78° 54' 42" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Riverville Hematite Mines (St. James South Hematite Mine), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 32" N78° 54' 41" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Unnamed Iron Prospect (MRDS - 10232472), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 20" N78° 54' 29" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Unnamed Tunnels; Open Cuts & Shafts (MRDS - 10084452), Allens Creek, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 30" N78° 53' 14" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Old Shafts (MRDS - 10179236), Riverville, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 45" N78° 55' 6" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Ames Tunnel, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 27" N78° 55' 8" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
Allen's Creek Iron Mine (Mundy; Elk Creek Iron Mine), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 52" N78° 53' 2" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Brown Mine, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 32' 53" N78° 53' 1" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Christian Mn-Fe Prospect, James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 7" N78° 55' 21" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Bible Ridge Hematite Mine (Megisson), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 9" N78° 53' 26" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Unnamed Iron Prospect (MRDS - 10130730), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 28" N78° 55' 48" W2.8km (1.7 miles)
Bible Ridge North Hematite Mine, James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 27" N78° 53' 46" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
Hart Tunnel, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 30' 45" N78° 55' 45" W3.3km (2.1 miles)
Unnamed Iron Prospect (MRDS - 10304714), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 30' 44" N78° 55' 58" W3.6km (2.2 miles)
Unnamed Manganese Prospect (MRDS - 10228066), Amherst Co., Virginia, USA37° 30' 30" N78° 55' 48" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Unnamed Manganese Prospect (MRDS - 10228120), Nelson Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 16" N78° 52' 12" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Lynchburg Occurrence, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA37° 30' 0" N78° 54' 59" W3.8km (2.4 miles)
Greenway Mines and Church Tunnel, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 22" N78° 51' 58" W4.1km (2.5 miles)
Unnamed Manganese Prospect (MRDS - 10155231), Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA37° 29' 40" N78° 54' 14" W4.1km (2.5 miles)
Kirby Smith Prospect, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA37° 31' 59" N78° 51' 11" W4.1km (2.6 miles)
Unnamed Iron Prospect (MRDS - 10135064), Nelson Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 3" N78° 51' 35" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Moore Manganese Prospect (Nuttal Mn Prospect), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA37° 29' 40" N78° 54' 34" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Unnamed Tunnel (MRDS - 10300571), Nelson Co., Virginia, USA37° 33' 41" N78° 52' 0" W4.4km (2.8 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 4.4 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 4.4 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
RivervillePopulated place37° 31' 30" N78° 53' 48" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Saint James ChurchChurch37° 31' 41" N78° 54' 37" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Dyestone RidgeRidge(s)37° 31' 55" N78° 54' 46" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Dry BranchStream37° 32' 38" N78° 53' 54" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Wreck IslandIsland37° 30' 52" N78° 53' 46" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
Wreck Island CreekStream37° 30' 39" N78° 53' 54" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Galilee Baptist ChurchChurch37° 32' 37" N78° 55' 31" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Christian IslandIsland37° 30' 19" N78° 54' 37" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Allens CreekStream37° 32' 43" N78° 52' 5" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Allens CreekPopulated place37° 32' 48" N78° 52' 7" W3.3km (2.0 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Virginia, USAState
Amherst Co., Virginia, USACounty
 
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