VIROQUA GPS 2 Control Station - Viroqua, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger
N 43° 34.842 W 090° 53.310
15T E 670477 N 4827469
Quick Description: This disk placed by the Wisconsin DOT in 2012, sits atop a ridge just of US61.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2016 9:41:33 AM
Waymark Code: WMT5E8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
This Control station sits atop a fairly steep ridge. It is marked by three orange witness posts. It was placed in 2012 and is right next to a corn field. The best way to get to this disk is by parking in the grass next to the shoulder of the North bound lane of US61 and walking straight up the hill. The disk is in the center of the three witness posts.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: VIROQUA GPS 2

Benchmark Agency: Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WI)

Monumentation type: Control Monument, Survey Control, Control Survey

County: Vernon

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Viroqua

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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

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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