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HB0384 - L389
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1
N 37° 03.746 W 088° 47.978
16S E 339999 N 4103313
Quick Description: HB0384 - L389 benchmark set in the center of the top of a concrete headwall along old US 60.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2012 6:05:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMENG6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1968 3.8 MI SW FROM WEST PADUCAH. ABOUT 0.3 MILE WEST ALONG THE ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD FROM THE POST OFFICE AT WEST PADUCAH TO MAXON CROSSING, THENCE 1.1 MILES SOUTH ALONG THE ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD, THENCE 2.45 MILES WEST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 60, OR ABOUT 0.1 MILE SOUTH ALONG WALLACE AVENUE FROM THE POST OFFICE AT KEVIL, THENCE 5.0 MILES EAST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 60, 0.15 MILE EAST OF A JUNCTION OF THE HIGHWAY AND STATE HIGHWAY 996, 100 YARDS WEST OF THE MOST WESTERLY OF THREE CONCRETE HIGHWAY BRIDGES, SET IN THE CENTER OF THE TOP OF THE SOUTH CONCRETE HEADWALL OF A DOUBLE-CHANNEL CULVERT UNDER THE HIGHWAY, 25 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE AND ABOUT 4 FEET BELOW THE LEVEL OF THE HIGHWAY.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: L389 1968

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

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

County: McCracken County, KY

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Heath

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]

NGS PID: HB0384

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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