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Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 42° 32.560 W 120° 17.892
10T E 721852 N 4713568
Quick Description: USCGS Triangulation Station CHEWAUCAN.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 10/15/2007 9:36:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM2DDY
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 10

Long Description:
This triangulation station is located about 4 miles north of Valley Falls, Oregon along Ore Hwy 31, 0.1 miles north of Chewaucan River. The cap is set in a 12 inch round concrete post about 30 feet east of abandoned section of highway centerline. The triangulation station was set by the U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey in 1948 and was stamped CHEWAUCAN.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: CHEWAUCAN

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION Disk

County: Lake

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Coglan Buttes SE

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]


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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