13-162W Control Station - Ridgeville Township, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger
N 43° 51.812 W 090° 33.713
15T E 695923 N 4859605
Quick Description: Located at a bend on County Highway U, this disk was set as part of the Wisconsin County GPS Network.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 11/3/2016 6:12:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMTCTK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
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Long Description:
Set by Monroe County in 1997, this disk sits just off a corner on County Highway U. The bend is found on the stretch between Norwalk and the intersection between U and County Highway A. This disk is well marked just South of a right turn sign and marked with three orange witness posts. The disk is in great shape. Park on the shoulder and watch out for cars.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 13-162W

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): Monroe County

Monumentation type: Control Monument, Survey Control, Control Survey

County: Monroe

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Wilton

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from the NGS database (or Geocaching's copy of it) were used

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: DH5389

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): 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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