U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey Bench Mark Disk ~ P 329 ~ Harlan County, KY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Manville Possum
N 36° 54.863 W 082° 53.627
17S E 331301 N 4087050
Quick Description: A 1953 U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey Disk.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 8/29/2016 12:35:52 PM
Waymark Code: WMRZNT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 2

Long Description:
Details for Benchmark: GA1331

N 36° 54.858 W 082° 53.626
Altitude: 4138.93

Location: In HARLAN county, KY.

Designation: P 329

Marker Type: Bench Mark disk.

Setting: In rock outcrop.

Stability: Most reliable and expected to hold position/elevation well.

This marker is located at the highest point in Kentucky near the old fire lookout tower (GA3466). There is a round-about to the tower and the marker is about 15 feet North East of the road and 60 feet North East of the tower.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: P329

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

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

County: Harlan

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Not listed

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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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