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NY0749 - USCGS MIOCENE NO 1, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 42° 35.233 W 120° 10.908
10T E 731246 N 4718827
Quick Description: USCGS Reference Mark MIOCENE NO 1.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/16/2007 3:37:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM2DJR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 13

Long Description:
This reference mark 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 65 feet east of highway centerline and 25 feet east of the Oregon Geology Marker at this location. The reference mark was set by the U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey in 1948 and was stamped MIOCENE NO 1.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: MIOCENE NO 1

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: REFERENCE MARK 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]

NGS PID: NY0749

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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