Cleveland County

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

USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Cleveland County

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information

Highest Point*


ClevelandBenn Knob (triangle)2880+Benn Knob
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 Cleveland County

Check back in a few months. We will be listing our publications for each county here.

Dissertations and theses covering Cleveland 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.








France, N. A. 1983 Petrology and economic implications of Kings Mountain belt metaconglomerates North Carolina State University Master thesis 47 p. Petrology
Griffitts, W. R. 1958 Pegmatite geology of the Shelby district, North and South Carolina University of Michigan Ph.D. dissertation 122 p. Geologic mapping, Petrology
Horton, J. W., Jr. 1977 Geology of the Kings Mountain and Grover quadrangles, North and South Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 174 p. Geologic mapping
Supplee, J. A. 1986 Geology of the Kings Mountain Gold Mine, Kings Mountain, North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Master thesis 140 p. Geologic mapping, Economic (gold)
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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