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HB0385 - K389
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1
N 37° 03.776 W 088° 48.729
16S E 338887 N 4103389
Quick Description: HB0385 - K389 benchmark set in the top of a concrete headwall along US 60 three feet below the highway.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2012 6:12:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMENG7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1968 4.4 MI E FROM KEVIL. ABOUT 0.1 MILE SOUTH ALONG WALLACE AVENUE FROM THE POST OFFICE AT KEVIL, THENCE 4.35 MILES EAST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 60, OR 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 3.1 MILES WEST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 60, 146 YARDS WEST OF THE CENTER OF AN INTERSECTION OF THE HIGHWAY AND KELLY ROAD, 109 YARDS WEST OF THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF A DX SERVICE STATION, SET IN THE CENTER OF THE TOP OF THE NORTH CONCRETE HEADWALL OF A BOX CULVERT UNDER THE HIGHWAY, 24 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTERLINE AND ABOUT 3 FEET BELOW THE LEVEL OF THE HIGHWAY.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: K389 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

NGS PID: http://www.geocaching.com/mark/details.aspx?PID=HB0385

Local database's URL (optional): [Web Link]

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

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

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  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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