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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsState Route 21- Mt Victory, Ohio

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This marker is located on N Main St. (State Route 31) at the Mount Victory town boundry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/11/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsVT-NH-MA Corner Monument

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The 1897 boundary reference monument for VT/NH/MA intersection, which is offset 582 feet from the actual tripoint sunk in the Connecticut River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Vermont

date approved: 11/11/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMass-Conn State Line Monument between Dudley, MA and Thompson, CT

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This granite boundary monument marks the Massachusetts-Connecticut state line between Dudley, Massachusetts and Thompson, Connecticut. The marker was set in 1906 and is located along the Quinebaug Rail Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kenmore

location: Connecticut

date approved: 10/18/2012

last visited: 10/12/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsEastham Corner 1 1887, UT0676 - Eastham-Orleans, MA

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This broken stone marker is corner 1 for the towns of Eastham and Orleans, and according to the page for UT0676, the stone marker may have been in place since 1887.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/12/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMarker at Townsend, MA - Mason, NH at Route 124

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This stone marker is at the border of Townsend, Massachusetts and Mason, New Hampshire, along state route 124.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 9/25/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsJefferson Davis Highway Marker - Montgomery, Alabama

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This monument is located on the Atlanta Highway, as U.S. Highway 80 is named in this part of the city of Montgomery, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/21/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsUS-Canada Boundary marker 446

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Obelisk marking the northern border of the US from the Treaty of Washington. Set in 1842, renewed 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NewEnglandHiker

location: Maine

date approved: 9/16/2012

last visited: 9/3/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNauvoo Survey Stone - Nauvoo, Illinois

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Survey stone marking the starting point in the lay out of the original town of Nauvoo.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/14/2012

last visited: never

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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: 11/26/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNewbury-Rowley boundary marker 7

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A granite post marking one point on the boundary line between the towns of Newbury and Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts. It is along the Refuge Road on Plumb Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NewEnglandHiker

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/26/2012

last visited: 7/5/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsWashington DC Boundary Stone - North

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Stone post which marks the northernmost point of the District of Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/13/2012

last visited: 6/16/2013

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsVirginia Department of Highways Stone - Midlothian, VA

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This U.S. Historic Survey Stone is located right next to a VA Historical Marker and a church along U.S. route 60.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsMA-RI Border Marker at Route 152 - Seekonk, MA - East Providence, RI

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This marker is found at the border between Massachusetts and Rhode Island, on Route 152 that crosses the middle of Turner Reservoir along the border.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 8/2/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB 15 M Mile Marker - Canton, MA

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This mile marker on Washington Street in Canton marks 15 miles to Boston along one of the old "Bay Roads" of Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/14/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsCharleston True Meridian Monument

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Set in 1849, to calibrate magnetic compasses, the Charleston True Meridian Monument was occupied by the South Carolina Geodetic Survey in 2010 as a control point (PID DM3242).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ljparr

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/30/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsFramingham-Sherborn Roadstone - Massachusetts

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This roadstone at the line between Framingham and Sherborn is located along a windy road through pastures.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/30/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsFort Moultrie Meridian - Charleston County, SC

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A Meridian Marker located at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island, SC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ljparr

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/29/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsNatick-Wayland, N-W3, Corner Stone

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This cornerstone stands at the intersection of Pine Street and Liberty Street, marking the irregular boundary between the towns of Natick and Wayland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/23/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsSecond boundary marker in Linear Park - Penfield, NY

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Some objects become so commonplace, we don't even notice them anymore. This was the case with this marker. The boundary marker in the woodline caught my eye, and I only noticed the one in plais sight after stopping to take pictures of the first.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 5/30/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsFirst boundary marker at Linear Park - Penfield, NY

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Designation of this marker as the first is purely arbitrary. I saw it in the woodline as I was pulling into Linear Park. I only noticed a second marker hidden in plain sight after I stopped to take pictures.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 5/30/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsW 28 Gardner, MA

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Survey Stone found on bike path.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thewingfamily

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/28/2012

last visited: 5/30/2012

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsN-T-1 - Norton-Taunton 1 Cornerstone - Massachusetts

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This corner of Taunton and Norton is found just off Bay Street, by a stream flowing out of a lake on the west side of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsColorado - New Mexico - Oklahoma Tri-Point

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Tri-point monument marking the border of Colorado, New Mexico and Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/13/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsOld Colorado - New Mexico - Oklahoma Tri-Point Stone

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Survey stone place in 1881 marking the southeast corner of Colorado thus the tri-point of three states located .2 miles north of the current tri-point stone.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/12/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Historic Survey Stones and MonumentsB-N-13 - Boston (Suffolk Co.)-Newton (Middlesex Co.) Corner, Boston College - Massachusetts

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This corner stone between the cities of Boston and Newton is within the campus of Boston College, along a path that passes around the Silvio O. Conte Forum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/11/2012

last visited: never

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