MF1396 - Batavia Holy Cross Catholic Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 41° 51.012 W 088° 18.178
16T E 391837 N 4633965
Quick Description: Former Catholic Church now the Eastside Community Center.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2007 4:55:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM18D1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 16

Long Description:
HISTORY - Date Condition Report By
HISTORY - 1956 FIRST OBSERVED CGS


STATION DESCRIPTION

DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1956 (WNM)
THE STATION IS THE CENTER OF THE BASE OF A GOLD COLORED CROSS
AT THE CENTER OF THE TOP OF THE SPIRE OF THE HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC
CHURCH LOCATED AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE INTERSECTION OF
SOUTH VAN BUREN AND EAST WILSON STREETS IN THE EAST SECTION
OF BATAVIA. THE SPIRE IS A WOODEN STRUCTURE COVERED WITH GRAY
LATE SHINGLES AND IS ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF A CREAM COLORED
STONE BUILDING. THE HEIGHT IS ABOUT 110 FEET.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: blank

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: other (not any of the below)

Monumentation type (if other): church spire

County: Kane

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): AURORA NORTH

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from an online local database were used

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: MF1396

Benchmark Agency (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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  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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