Clay County

This page contains information available through the NCGS concerning Clay County.

USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Clay County

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information

Highest Point*

ClayStanding Indian (triangle)5499!Rainbow Springs
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 Clay County

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Dissertations and theses covering Clay 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.








DuPuis, R. H. 1975 The stratigraphy, structure, and metamorphic history of the northern half of Nottely Dam 7.5 quadrangle, Georgia-North Carolina University of Georgia Master thesis 149 p. Geologic mapping
Forrest, J. T. 1975 Geologic evolution of a portion of the Murphy marble belt in southwestern North Carolina Rice University Ph.D. dissertation 76 p. Geologic mapping
Hartley, M. E., III 1971 Ultramafic and related rocks in the vicinity of Lake Chatuge, Clay County, North Carolina and Towns County, Georgia University of Georgia Master thesis 98 p. Geologic mapping
Kuntz, M. A. 1964 Compositional, Mineralogical, and Textural variation in the Buck Creek Dunite, Clay County, North Carolina Northwestern University Ph.D. dissertation 104 p. Mineralogy
McElhaney, M. S. 1981 Petrogenesis of the Chunky Gal Mountain mafic-ultramafic complex University of Tennessee (Knoxville) Master thesis 87 p. Geologic mapping
Wooten, R. M. 1980 Stratigraphy, structure, and metamorphism in portions of the Hayesville and Hiawassee 7.5 quadrangles, North Carolina University of Georgia Master thesis 276 p. Geologic mapping
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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