Old Pressley Sapphire Mine

Old Pressley Sapphire Mine



  • 240 Pressley Mine

    Canton,   NC   25716


An original mine. Birthplace of the world’s largest blue star sapphires – “The Star of the Carolinas” and “The Southern Star” were found in the Pressley Mine. Our mine contains abundant quantities of sapphires and other precious minerals in sufficient quantity to make rock collecting both pleasurable and profitable.

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240 Pressley Mine
Canton NC 25716


Latitude: 35° 34' 32.88" / Longitude: -82° 48' 27.3594"

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