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MORC Tri-Station - Hamburg, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member pixerit
N 38° 40.733 W 090° 42.517
15S E 699320 N 4283635
Quick Description: Missouri River Commission (MORC) triangulation station, identified as Hamburg
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2014 7:29:22 PM
Waymark Code: WMKPYK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 4

Long Description:
A Missouri River Commission (MORC) triangulation station placed in 1887.

The description of the station from "Appendix ZZ - Report of the Missouri River Commission" is:
"HAMBURG is one mile below the town of Hamburg on the center one of three prominent bluffs. It is within 60 feet of the edge of a perpendicular rock bluff in a cleared of Adam Iman and is 12 feet in front of an old log house."
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: -blank-

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): Missouri River Commission

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION Disk

Monumentation type (if other): Triangulation Station 3-inch pipe

County: St. Charles

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Weldon Spring

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

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

NGS PID: Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  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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