Springville W Tank - Springville, New York
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie
N 42° 30.708 W 078° 40.634
17T E 690821 N 4709217
Quick Description: An elevated water tank in Springville, New York.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 6/11/2012 12:43:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMEKYV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
This mark is a six-legged elevated water tank in Springville New York. The tower is colored light green, and has "Springville" stenciled in black lettering across the front of it. The station itself is the ball on top of the tank.

Note, in the NGS' first observation that the tank is listed as being "silver." It is now faded and looks green (unsure if it has been painted since 1973).
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: Springville W Tank

Benchmark Agency: National Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: Elevated Tank

Find type: Searched @ "BM" on a topographic map

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