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TUNGSTEN Deposits of VANCE COUNTY, North Carolina and<br>Mecklenburg County, Virginia:<br>USGS Bulletin 948-A

The tungsten deposits of Vance County, NC, and Mecklenburg County, VA, lie in a northeast-trending belt about 8 miles long and a mile wide. All the veins described in this report are located south of the Roanoke River, and the majority of them are in the northwest corner of Vance County. A few veins have been reported from north of the river. Townsville, the nearest village, is on North Carolina Highway 39, 3 1/2 miles southeast of the center of the tungsten district.

By G.H. Espenshade, 1947. 17 pages. Includes 5 plates.




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