Wayne County Remonumentation - Plymouth, Michigan
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
N 42° 22.371 W 083° 28.046
17T E 296844 N 4694123
Quick Description: This Benchmark sits ontop of a marker. The sides of the marker give information on the Benchmark.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 7/26/2008 5:56:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM49RN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 44

Long Description:
The 1 plaque reads:
The purpose of these local control surveys is to place durable monuments of concrete with similar brass caps at convenient places so as to provide dependable reference points for engineering and surveying projectsand to determine their exact geographical position. Under these CWA and FERA projects there have been placed one hundred and fifty monuments in Wayne County, each marked on the brass cap with its code number the geographical data for any monument may be obtained from US Coast and Geodetic Survey Department of Commerce Washington DC

The 2 plaque reads:
In the summer of 2006 this monument was reconstructed to its original condition as established in the 1930's with the Plymouth Community Veterans Park. Mr. Ralph Landini PS Regeister of Deeds Ambit Land surveyors and Gillels Webster Engineers a Brass disk was affixed hereto and observted with GPS to determine its gheodetic position.
Latitude 42' 22' 22.42314 N
Longitude 083' 28' 02.25966" W
Elevation 731.8179 (NAVD88)
The preservation of this monument was undertaken in memory of the generations of Land Surveyors who helped develop the original surveys in Wayne County and the State of Michigan assuring the location of land ownership roads, highways and utilities.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: -blank-

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: GPS STATION Disk

County: Wayne

Special category (optional): Not listed

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): Not listed

NGS PID: 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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