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MA1481 - Union City RR Station benchmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 41° 53.967 W 079° 50.650
17T E 595874 N 4639258
Quick Description: Benchmark located on RR station wall
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 7/1/2011 3:49:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMBXGY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 15

Long Description:
Official Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1941 AT UNION CITY. AT UNION CITY, ERIE COUNTY, IN THE SOUTHWEST WALL AT THE WEST CORNER OF THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD STATION, 10.8 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE NORTHWEST EDGE OF THE NORTHWEST WAITING-ROOM DOOR, 19.7 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST RAIL OF THE MAIN TRACK, AND ABOUT 4.7 FEET HIGHER THAN THE PLATFORM. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED UNION CITY 1941 AND SET VERTICALLY.

Found as described. The station in excellent repair - now used as offices.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: UNION CITY

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

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

County: ERIE County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Warren

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: MA1481

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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