Alleghany County, NC

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


USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Alleghany County, NC

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information


Highest Point*

COUNTYHIGH POINT AND LOCATIONELEVATION+/!USGS 7.5' QUAD
AlleghanyPeach Bottom Mountain - Catherine Knob4175!Whitehead
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.
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NCGS Publications covering Alleghany County

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Dissertations and theses covering Alleghany 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.

Name

Date

Title

Institution

Format

Pages

Topic*

Glaser, A. H. 1978 A petrographic & petrogenetic investigation of the metamorphosed ultramafic bodies in the Winston-Salem quadrangle, NW NC-SW VA. Miami University (Ohio) Master thesis 76 p. Petrology, Petrography
Williams, J. R. 1979 A geochemical investigation of the metasomatized ultramafic bodies in the Winston-Salem quadrangle, Northwestern North Carolina-Southwestern Virginia, copy 1 Miami University (Oxford) Master thesis 147 p. Geochemistry
Williams, J. R. 1979 A geochemical investigation of the metasomatized ultramafic bodies in the Winston-Salem quadrangle, Northwestern North Carolina-Southwestern Virginia, copy 2 Miami University (Oxford) Master thesis 147 p. Geochemistry
Young, S. W. 1975 Petrography of holocene fluvial sands derived from regional metamorphic source rocks Indiana University Ph.D. dissertation 144 p. Petrology
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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