Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trump_2020
N 36° 53.608 W 082° 37.718
17S E 354883 N 4084293
Quick Description: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey REFERENCE MARK NO. 1 for DESIGNATION HIGH KNOB PID - GA3420.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/2/2020 5:55:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM12D55
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 1

Long Description:
To locate this reference mark follow the road up to the parking area of the High Knob Observation Tower, at the end of the parking area is a wall and two sets of steps and a picnic table. The disk is mounted in a 3 x 5 foot boulder to the left of the steps which is the south side when facing north looking at the tower and 33 feet north from the wall and two feet north behind a wooden fence.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: REFERENCE MARK NO. 1

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: REFERENCE MARK Disk

County: Wise

Find type: Location information obtained from the USGS was used

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  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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