Letchworth survey marker Parcel 73 N. Middle Cor.
Posted by: sagefemme
N 42° 43.953 W 077° 54.885
18T E 261387 N 4735236
Quick Description: Survey disk embedded in concrete, in the ground near a scenic overlook, and within line of sight of two other benchmarks. Not previously listed in benchmark database.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 10/15/2010 8:37:13 AM
Waymark Code: WM9Y6Y
There are several markers that include a description of the survey marker as "Parcel 73". If you have located a previously waymarked survey marker with the markings "Parcel 73", "139.42", and "NE CORNER W", you need only turn away from the fence, and walk again as far from the fence as you were previously standing to find this one. It contains no station designation (the numbers). In addition to "Parcel 73", this one reads "N. MIDDLE COR.".
This appears to be cross-listed under US Benchmarks: (visit link
Type of survey mark: Corps of Engineers survey mark
What indicators are near the mark to help people identify where it is located?:
In a grassy field about 10 meters from a protective fence at the top of the river gorge. Within line-of-sight of another Parcel 73 marker, which is only about 5 meters from the protective fence. Both markers are within sight of a scenic overlook with coin operated binoculars and a parking area to support same.
What property is this mark defining?:
Letchwork State Park
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