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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and Monuments
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This category is for non-disk monuments located in the United States whose position was established by surveying.
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Image for Initial Point Qualla Indian Boundary Survey - Maggie Valley, NCview gallery

SS109.9 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsInitial Point Qualla Indian Boundary Survey - Maggie Valley, NC

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Disk marking the initial point of the survey establishing The Qualla Boundary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/8/2012

last visited: 6/10/2016

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SS115.1 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsQualla Indian Boundry

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A 1934 Qualla Indian Boundry Survey disk set in top of a concrete monument marked QIB.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/9/2010

last visited: 6/10/2016

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SWSW122.3 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsHY R W - Corner of Kingston Pike (Highway 11) and Peters Rd Knoxville Tennessee

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I literally stumbled on this when I was geocaching. I have no clear idea what it means but I know it is a survey marker and a very old one at that. Based on the location I think that it is over 100 years old.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Laura.Beldavs

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/6/2008

last visited: 6/10/2012

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SWSW125.5 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNorth and South Meridians, Swain County, North Carolina

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Granite monuments set in 1899 so local surveyors could calibrate their compasses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PFF

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/11/2006

last visited: 7/28/2017

Image for North and South Meridian Stones, Burke County NCview gallery

SESE135.2 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNorth and South Meridian Stones, Burke County NC

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A pair of 100-year-old granite stones creating a precise north-south line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PFF

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/25/2009

last visited: 11/25/2015

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NN145.8 km

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCenter of the City cornerstone ~ Williamson, West Virginia.

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A survey marker on fifth Avenue close to the Harvey Street intersection designates the geographical center of the city of Williamson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: 2/9/2016

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