Milford AZ Mk - Seward County, Ne.
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N 40° 48.815 W 097° 00.369
14T E 668162 N 4519976
Quick Description: This Azimuth mark is located south of US-6 and east of County Road 210
Location: Nebraska, United States
Date Posted: 8/22/2011 9:00:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMCCRN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 7

Long Description:
This azimuth mark is marked by a witness post. The description of the Milford mark (LG1185) reads:
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DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1947 (RLE) THE STATION IS LOCATED ABOUT 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SEWARD, 4 MILES NORTHEAST OF MILFORD, 85 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER OF A DRIVEWAY, AND 42 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTER OF U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6. IT IS SET FLUSH WITH THE GROUND AND IS STAMPED MILFORD 1947. REFERENCE MARK NO. 1 IS 38 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTER OF U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6 AND 15 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER OF A DRIVEWAY. IT PROJECTS ABOUT 3 INCHES AND IS STAMPED MILFORD NO 1 1947. REFERENCE MARK NO. 2 IS SET IN AN EAST-WEST FENCE LINE AND IS 35 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER OF U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6. IT PROJECTS 4 INCHES AND IS STAMPED MILFORD NO 2 1947. AZIMUTH MARK IS SET IN THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF A SCHOOL YARD, 275 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER OF U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6, 150 FEET SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE SCHOOL HOUSE, 28 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER OF A GRAVELED ROAD, AND 18 FEET NORTH OF A FENCE CORNER. IT PROJECTS 2 INCHES AND IS STAMPED MILFORD 1947. TO REACH THE STATION FROM THE POST OFFICE IN MILFORD, GO EAST ON THE MAIN STREET FOR 0.35 MILES, TURN LEFT, NORTH, ON U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6 AND GO 2.75 MILES TO THE JUNCTION OF U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6 AND STATE HIGHWAY NO. 15, TURN RIGHT, EAST, ON NO. 6 AND GO 2.6 MILES TO A FARM HOUSE ON THE LEFT AND THE STATION ON THE LEFT AS DESCRIBED. TO REACH THE AZIMUTH MARK FROM THE STATION, GO WEST ON U.S. HIGHWAY NO. 6 FOR 0.45 MILE TO A CROSSROAD, TURN LEFT, SOUTH, AND GO 275 FEET TO THE AZIMUTH MARK ON THE LEFT AS DESCRIBED. A 47 FOOT SIGNAL AT HAPPY IS VISIBLE AT 15 FEET. A 47 FOOT SIGNAL AT CORN IS VISIBLE AT 4 FEET. AN 87 FOOT SIGNAL AT PEN IS VISIBLE AT 15 FEET. A 74 FOOT SIGNAL AT HAINES IS VISIBLE AT 4 FEET. AN 87 FOOT SIGNAL AT CLARK 1935 IS VISIBLE AT 4 FEET. AN 87 FOOT SIGNAL AT EARNEST 1935 IS VISIBLE AT 4 FEET. A 74 FOOT SIGNAL AT TAMORA IS VISIBLE AT 12 FEET. AN 87 FOOT SIGNAL AT CATTLE 1935 IS VISIBLE AT 12 FEET. A 74 FOOT SIGNAL AT MIDDLE IS VISIBLE AT 64 FEET. A 74 FOOT SIGNAL AT GARLAND IS VISIBLE AT 12 FEET. A 10 FOOT SIGNAL AT EMERALD IS VISIBLE AT 12 FEET. HEIGHT OF LIGHT ABOVE STATION MARK 22 METERS.
Azimuth Condition: Good

Your Directions:
From Lincoln, Take "O" Street West into Seward County to Seward County Road 210. Turn Right, The mark will be on the left a tenth of a mile from the intersection. The witness post can be seen from the road.


Station Link: [Web Link]

Parking Coords: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
There will be no specific requirements for posting a log other than you must have visited and viewed the azimuth mark. Photos will be optional but preferrable as evidence.
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