Yadkin County

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

USGS 7.5-minute quadrangles covering Yadkin County

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

Statewide index to 7.5-minute quadrangles Ordering information

Highest Point*

YadkinBrushy Mountains (Click triangle), 5600' NE of intersection of SR 1300 and 13041755!Elkin South
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 Yadkin County

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Dissertations and theses covering Yadkin 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.








Harper, S. B. 1977 The age and origin of granitic gneisses of the Inner Piedmont, northwestern North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Master thesis 92 p. Geochronology
Heyn, T. 1984 Stratigraphic and structural relationships along the southwestern flank of the Sauratown Mountains Anticlinorium University of South Carolina Master thesis 192 p. Geologic mapping
Katz, S. D. 1983 Fourier shape analysis and electron microscopy of detrital muscovite in two fluvial networks in North Carolina Duke University Master thesis 71 p. Fluvial processes
Lewis, S. E. 1980 Geology of the Brevard zone, Smith River allochthon and Inner Piedmont in the Sauratown Mountains anticlinorium, northwest North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill Ph.D. dissertation 131 p. Geologic mapping
*Topic = A broad classification for the type of geologic research covered.
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