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Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 42° 35.227 W 120° 10.908
10T E 731246 N 4718816
Quick Description: USCGS Triangulation Station MIOCENE.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/16/2007 3:26:31 PM
Waymark Code: WM2DJN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 10

Long Description:
This triangulation station is located about 9 miles north of Valley Falls, Oregon along U.S. Hwy 395. The cap is set in a large talus boulder from Abert Rim about 60 feet east of highway centerline and 40 feet southeast of the Oregon Geology Marker at this location. The triangulation station was set by the U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey in 1948 and was stamped MIOCENE.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: MIOCENE

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION Disk

County: Lake

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Lake Abert South

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from the NGS database (or Geocaching's copy of it) were used

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]


Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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