Alamance County, NC

This page contains information available through the North Carolina Geological Survey concerning Alamance County.

USGS 7.5-minute Quadrangle Maps covering Alamance County, NC

[1:24,000 scale maps for Alamance County]

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information

Highest Point*

AlamanceCane Creek Mountains970+Snow Camp
A "!" in the column labeled "+/!" indicates an exact elevation. An estimated elevation is indicated by "+".
*Some counties have more than one location that appear to have the same elevation. These counties show more than one entry in this table.
If you are interested in the highest elevation in every county, try this table.

NCGS Publications covering Alamance County

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Dissertations and theses covering Alamance County

Copies of Ph.D. dissertations and M.S. theses at the NCGS Archdale office are listed below. These volumes are not for sale, but can be viewed at the NCGS offices in Raleigh, NC. For interlibrary loan, please check with the degree-granting institution.








Carrilho, C. 1973 The Geology of the Burlington NE quadrangle, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 58 p. Geologic mapping
Hauck, S. A. 1977 Geology and petrology of the northwest quarter of the Bynum quadrangle, Carolina slate belt, North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Master thesis 146 p. Geologic mapping, Petrology
Singletary, H. M. 1972 The Geology of the Mebane Quadrangle, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 66 p. Geologic mapping
Wade, W. J. 1979 X-ray diffraction studies on the weathering of pyrophyllite deposits in North Carolina Vanderbilt University Master thesis 86 p. X-ray Difraction
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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