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Benchmark C 21 - Okanogan, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 48° 21.916 W 119° 34.877
11U E 308818 N 5360118
Quick Description: One of many of its ilk, this is a courthouse benchmark, placed in a quite obvious location, making it easy to spot.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 7/17/2018 2:57:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMYRJ9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 1

Long Description:
C 21 is monumented in the top of a low railing on the right, northeast, side of the concrete steps leading to the entrance in the bottom of the clock tower which is centred in the 1915 courthouse. Monumented in 1931, C 21 is about a foot out on the the railing from the face of the building.

STATION DESCRIPTION
DESIGNATION -  C 21
PID         -  TP0519
STATE/COUNTY-  WA/OKANOGAN
COUNTRY     -  US
USGS QUAD   -  OKANOGAN (1993)


MARKER: DB = BENCH MARK DISK
SETTING: 31 = SET IN A PAVEMENT SUCH AS STREET,
              SIDEWALK, CURB, ETC.
SP_SET: RAILING
STAMPING: 859.792 C 21 1931
MARK LOGO: CGS
 
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1934

IN OKANOGAN.
AT OKANOGAN, OKANOGAN COUNTY, AT THE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, AT THE EAST ENTRANCE, AND IN THE TOP OF THE CONCRETE RAILING ON THE NORTH SIDE OF HE ENTRANCE STEPS. A STANDARD DISK STAMPED 859.792 C 21 1931.
From the NGS Datasheet


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Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: C 21 1931

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: BENCH MARK (or B.M.) Disk

County: Okanogan

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Okanogan

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: TP0519

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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