Moore County

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


USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Moore County

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information


Highest Point*

three points centered around an area 1200' N of NC 211 and SR 1146
COUNTYHIGH POINT AND LOCATIONELEVATION+/!USGS 7.5' QUAD
Moore730+Candor
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 Moore County

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Dissertations and theses covering Moore 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*

Abdelzahir, A. M. 1978 The geology of the Carolina slate belt, northern Moore County, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 67 p.
Ford, M. M. 1981 A fluid inclusion and petrographic study of barren and gold-mineralized quartz veins in the central and southern Carolina slate belt UNC at Chapel Hill Master thesis 72 p. Petrographic, Economic (gold)
Green, G. B., Jr. 1977 The geology of the slate belt rocks of the Goldston and Bear Creek quadrangles, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 69 p. Geologic mapping
Hermes, D. O. 1963 A quantitative petrographic study of diabase in the Deep River Basin, North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Master thesis 37 p. Petrographic
McDaniel, R. D. 1976 Application of a hot-spring-fumarole alteration model to the genesis of the pyrophyllite deposits of the Carolina slate belt, copy 2 North Carolina State University Master thesis 75 p. Economic (Pyrophyllite)
McDaniel, R. D. 1976 Application of a hot-spring-fumarole alteration model to the genesis of the pyrophyllite deposits of the Carolina slate belt, copy 1 North Carolina State University Master thesis 75 p. Economic (Pyrophyllite)
Moore, B. R. 1980 Investigation of a felsic flow in northern Moore County, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 70 p. Geologic mapping
Otte, L. J. 1981 Petrology of the exposed Eocene Castle Hayne Limestone of North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 182 p. Petrology
Powers J. A. 1993 Gold mineralization and associated hydrothermal alteration in the Robbins District, Moore County, North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 172 p. Economic (gold), Petrology
Powers, J. A. 1985 Mineralization and alteration associated with breccia pipe structures, Haw Branch Copper deposit, Moore County, North Carolina North Carolina State University Master thesis 105 p. Mineralogy, Economic (copper)
Soper, D. A. 1974 Application of wrench-fault tectonics in the Carolina slate belt of south-central North Carolina University of Florida Master thesis 53 p. Structural geology
Teseneer, R. L. 1978 Selected trace elements in pyrite from the North Carolina slate belt North Carolina State University Master thesis 60 p. Geochemistry, Mineralogy
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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