NAPERVILLE SS PETER PAUL CH - Naperville, Illinois
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 41° 46.510 W 088° 08.694
16T E 404848 N 4625446
Quick Description: Catholic church spire listed as survey marker in Naperville, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 1/4/2008 7:13:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM2XBG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
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Long Description:
STATION IS LOCATED IN THE NE ANGLE OF THE INTERSECTION OF
SOUTH ELLSWORTH STREET AND EAST BENTON AVENUE IN THE CITY
OF NAPERVILLE. THE CHURCH AND SPIRE ARE OF RED BRICK CONSTRUCTION.
THE SPIRE HAS A GRAY SLATE ROOF WITH OPEN BELFRY AND A CLOCK FACE
ON FOUR SIDES. THE OVERALL HEIGHT IS 215 FEET AND THE
CONSTRUCTION WAS COMPLETED IN 1925.

THE BASE OF A CROSS LOCATED AT THE PEAK OF THE SPIRE WAS
THE POINT SIGHTED.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: NAPERVILLE SS PETER PAUL CH

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: Church Spire

County: Du Page

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): NAPERVILLE (1993)

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: MF1312

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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  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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