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Coordinates: 35°17′30″N 79°39′10″W / 35.29167°N 79.65278°W / 35.29167; -79.65278 Eagle Springs is an unincorporated community in Moore County, North Carolina near the southern terminus of North Carolina Highway 705, on North Carolina Highway 211, west of Elberta, the southern terminus of North Carolina Highway 705. It lies at an elevation of 673 feet (205 m).

The North Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention previously operated the Samarkand Youth Development Center (YDC), a correctional facility for delinquent girls, in the area. The 60 acres (24 ha)* complex first opened in 1918 and did not have a fence.

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