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BIGD CORS ARP - Grand Coulee, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 47° 55.998 W 118° 59.331
11T E 351452 N 5310800
Quick Description: Known as a Height Modernization Survey Station, every day more and more people would recognize this as what it is, a GPS antenna.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 1/28/2019 6:14:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMZZKT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 0

Long Description:
Mounted on the northwest corner of a single storey wood frame building, the antenna is easy to spot from Grand Coulee Avenue.
STATION DESCRIPTION
HT_MOD      -  This is a Height Modernization
               Survey Station.
DESIGNATION -  BIGD CORS ARP
PID         -  DL3294
STATE/COUNTY-  WA/GRANT
COUNTRY     -  US
USGS QUAD   -  GRAND COULEE DAM (1989)
 
MARKER: Z = SEE DESCRIPTION
SETTING: 0 = UNSPECIFIED SETTING
SP_SET: ANTENNA REFERENCE POINT

STATION DESCRIPTION
DESCRIBED BY W + H PACIFIC, INCORPORATED 2008 (WHP)
THIS IS A GPS CONTINUOUSLY OPERATING REFERENCE STATION LOCATED IN GRAND COULEE, WASHINGTON.
NOTE THIS STATION WAS INSTALLED BY SEATTLE PUBLIC UTILITIES. THE CUSTODIAN IS BIGDAMNET INCORPORATED GRANDE COULEE.
From the NGS Datasheet

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Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: BIGD CORS ARP

Benchmark Agency: National Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: CORS Station

County: GRANT

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): GRAND COULEE DAM

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: DL3294

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

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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