Union County

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

USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Union County

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information

Highest Point*

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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 Union County

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Dissertations and theses covering Union 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
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)
Hunsberger, G. G. 1984 Differentiation of the effects of pollution, sulfide-deposit weathering, & background weathering on stream chemistry in the Rocky River basin, NC North Carolina State University Master thesis 129 p. Geochemistry, Stream pollution
Price, E. H. 1977 Stratigraphy, structure, and metamorphic history of the southern half of the Nottely Dam Quadrangle: Georgia-North Carolina University of Georgia Master thesis 200 p. Geologic mapping
Randazzo, A. F. 1968 Petrography and stratigraphy of the Carolina Slate Belt, Union County, North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 79 p. Petrography, Stratigraphy
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
Steele, K. F., Jr. 1971 Chemical variations parallel and perpendicular to strike in two mesozoic dolerite dikes, North Carolina and South Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 202 p. Geochemistry
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
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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