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AG9055 - TAMPA 1ST FLA TWR W1 OF 2 MAST
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 27° 56.864 W 082° 27.570
17R E 356420 N 3092269
Quick Description: One of two radio towers atop this Tampa building. Best viewed from the north east.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 1/20/2009 9:11:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM5M2C
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member seventhings
Views: 8

Long Description:
1/1/1983 by FL-057 (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY FLORIDA 1983 (RSW) THE TAMPA FIRST FLORIDA TOWER WEST 1 OF 2 MASTS IS LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN TAMPA, ON A 38 STORY BUILDING. THE BUILDING IS IN THE SOUTHEAST ANGLE OF THE INTERSECTION OF TAMPA AND EAST MADISON STREETS, IN T29S, R19E, CENTRAL SECTION 24. STATION IS THE LIGHT ON TOP CENTER OF THE RED/WHITE MAST, ABOUT 75 FEET HIGH, NO GUY WIRES, TOTAL HEIGHT ABOUT 450 FEET. THE MAST HAS A METAL HOUSING AT THE 30 FOOT LEVEL FOR A SIREN.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: -blank-

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): Hillsborough County

Monumentation type: Radio/TV Mast

County: Hillsborough

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: AG9055

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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