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ALBANY GPS
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hogrod
N 42° 44.189 W 089° 22.096
16T E 306139 N 4734272
Quick Description: located on the corner of state Hwy. 59 and county road 104.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 11/18/2006 11:51:49 AM
Waymark Code: WMYXQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 16

Long Description:
ALBANY GPS 1992, is a Wisconsin county GPS network disk located at the intersection of state hwy 59 & county road 104. The disk was monumented by the Wisc. County GPS Network in 1992, and is stamped GPS 1992. It is in the National Geodetic Survey database at PID = DF9435 (visit link)

To reach the station from the intersection of main street and madison street in Evansville, head south on madison St(hwy 213) 2.9miles to state hwy 59 on the right. Turn right and head 3.4miles to the benchmark on the right. The benchmark is located on the west side of hwy 59 on a sharp curve near the intersection of hwy 104 & state hwy 59. THE STATION is 1.5 feet lower than hwy pavement, and is 62.01 feet east of the center line of county road 104. The disk is mounted flush with the surface in the top of a round, concrete monument, and is surrounded by three Orange 4X4 plastic witness posts.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 1992

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: rock

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): ORFORDVILLE

Special category (optional): Not listed

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

NGS PID: DF9435

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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