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HB0375 - 64M USGS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1
N 37° 04.973 W 088° 44.909
16S E 344589 N 4105496
Quick Description: A U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY DISK LABELED "HB0375 - 64M USGS" SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST WHICH PROJECTS 6 INCHES.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2012 5:40:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMENG0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 2

Long Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1968 0.3 MI W FROM WEST PADUCAH. ABOUT 0.3 MILE WEST ALONG THE ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD FROM THE POST OFFICE AT WEST PADUCAH TO MAXON CROSSING, 109 FEET SOUTH OF THE SOUTH RAIL OF THE MAIN TRACK, 42 FEET SOUTHEAST OF THE SOUTHEAST RAIL OF A SIDETRACK, 32 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF STATE HIGHWAY 725, 110 FEET SOUTH AND ACROSS THE HIGHWAY FROM A SIGN WHICH READS MAXON, 72 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF A CONCRETE BLOCK HOUSE, 17 1/2 FEET EAST OF A 12-INCH ELM TREE, ABOUT 3 FEET BELOW THE LEVEL OF THE HIGHWAY, AND A U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY DISK SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST WHICH PROJECTS 6 INCHES.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: PT Sta No. 64 M 1926

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Geological Survey

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: McCracken County, KY

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Paducah West

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: HB0375

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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