BM 27531 - Cape Forchu - Yarmouth NS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 43° 49.129 W 066° 08.579
19T E 729758 N 4855717
Quick Description: This Canadian Benchmark is beside an historical marker on Highway 304 on Cape Forchu, southwest of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.
Location: Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Posted: 12/14/2011 10:10:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAJG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member South Surrey Scavengers
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Long Description:
It's about 5.9 km from Highway 1 and about 4.2 km from the Cape Forchu Lightstation.

The historical marker is "FIRST Ship Launching in Canada - 1764 - Cape Forchu NS" (visit link)
Unique Designation: 27531

Marker Type: Survey Disk

Condition: Good

Visit Instructions:
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Peter and Gloria visited BM 27531 - Cape Forchu - Yarmouth NS 9/17/2009 Peter and Gloria visited it