Qualla Indian Boundry
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Manville Possum
N 35° 29.100 W 083° 19.061
17S E 289744 N 3929299
Quick Description: A 1934 Qualla Indian Boundry Survey disk set in top of a concrete monument marked QIB.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 8/8/2010 10:42:40 PM
Waymark Code: WM9E5J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member stvanme
Views: 22

Long Description:
A 1934 U.S. General Land Office Survey disk stamped QUALLA BDY set in top of a 4.5 foot tall concrete Survey monument that has QIB on two sides. Located close to the rear gate near the stadium seats of the Cherokee Tribal Grounds, and the rear parking lot of the Cherokee Museum. There is another monument and survey disk that is exactly like this one in Soco Gap near the Blue Ridge Parkway, and is listed as a Benchmark number FB1570.
Monumentation Type: Concrete post

Monument Category: Park/Reservation boundary marker

Accessible to general public: yes

Historical significance:

County: Swain County, Nc. on the Cherokee Indian Reseveration.

Approximate date of monument: 1/1/1934

Monumentation Type (if other): Not listed

Monument Category (if other): Not listed

Explain Non-Public access: Not listed

Monument Website: Not listed

USGS Quad: Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Other Coordinates: Not Listed

Other Coordinates details: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
1. A closeup photo of the monument is required.
2. A 'distant' photo including the monument in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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