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Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Smokey
N 40° 45.529 W 073° 58.598
18T E 586380 N 4512487
Quick Description: US Benchmark Designation ST PATRICKS CATHEDRAL N SPIRE
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 1/6/2008 7:43:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM2XTV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 85

Long Description:
This Benchmark is in Manhattan, on the east side of 5th Avenue between 50th and 51st Streets, atop St. Patrick's Cathedral. It is atop the north spire of the building. Station is marked by the base of the cross at the spire apex.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: -blank-

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: Church Spire

County: New York

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Saint Patricks Cathedral, USGS Central Park (NY,NJ)

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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