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Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Benchmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tachoknight
N 41° 53.605 W 087° 37.469
16T E 448195 N 4638131
Quick Description: Cook County Highway Dept Benchmark disk on Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 11/16/2009 7:06:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM7P62
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 11

Long Description:
This is a benchmark disk, copper-colored, that contains "Cook County Highway Dept Benchmark" on it. It is situated on the Northwest corner of the intersection of Michigan Ave and Ontario Street, on the sidewalk.

It contains the letters T NR E inside and on the bottom you can make out "No. 3" on one line, and "J" below that
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: T NR E

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Benchmark Agency (if other): Cook County Highway Dept

Monumentation type: BENCH MARK (or B.M.) Disk

County: Chicago

Special category (optional): Not listed

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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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