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199 - Sugarcreek PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member shorbird
N 41° 24.840 W 079° 51.331
17T E 595648 N 4585348
Quick Description: This is a U.S. Engineer survey disk along the Erie Railroad in Sugarcreek, Venango County.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/27/2014 3:09:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMKKNJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 0

Long Description:
2.3 MILES NORTHWEST ALONG THE ERIE RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT FRANKLIN, VENANGO COUNTY, 70 FEET SOUTHEAST OF THE HALF-MILE POST BETWEEN MILEPOSTS 22 AND 23, ABOUT 200 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF U.S. HIGHWAY 322, AT A 15-FOOT STRINGER BRIDGE OVER PATCHED RUN, IN THE NORTH END OF THE WEST BRIDGE ABUTMENT, 5.5 FEET NORTH OF THE NORTH RAIL OF THE TRACK AND ABOUT 2.5 FEET BELOW THE LEVEL OF THE RAIL. A STANDARD U.S. ENGINEER SURVEY DISK, STAMPED ---199--- ---1935---. THIS DISK IS IN THE SAME BRIDGE AS AND ACROSS THE TRACKS FROM NGS BENCHMARK MA1208.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 199

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Engineer Department

Monumentation type: Survey Mark

County: Venango

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Franklin

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

NGS PID: none

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

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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