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Shoshone Falls Benchmark - Twin Falls, Idaho
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chooch72
N 42° 35.719 W 114° 23.959
11T E 713369 N 4719155
Quick Description: Shoshone Falls Triangulation Station
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 10/28/2007 9:44:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM2G18
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 61

Long Description:
Found this benchmark while crawling around the rocks around Shoshone Falls - it's in rough shape and hard to read. I also found the two nearby reference marks which are in better shape. There is a nice view of the top section of the Falls.
Condition: Mark found in poor condition

Designation: FALLS

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION Disk

County: Twin Falls County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Shoshone Falls, USGS Twin Falls (ID) Topo Map

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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

NGS PID: NV1018

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

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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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