Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hogrod
N 42° 47.564 W 089° 36.047
16T E 287297 N 4741079
Quick Description: Located along the NW side of Edelweiss Rd just before the Edelweiss Chalet Country Club in green County, Wisconsin.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 10/30/2006 2:24:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMWWC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member seventhings
Views: 23

Long Description:
WIDT New Glarus E GPS 2002, is a Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WIDT) survey disk located along the north west side of Edelweiss Road about 2.3 miles south east of the city of New glarus, WI. The disk was monumented by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in 2001, and is stamped New Glarus E GPS 2002. It is in the National Geodetic Survey database at PID = DG4931 (visit link)

To reach the bechmark from the intersection of HWY 39 and US hwy 69 in New glarus, travel south on US hwy 69 1.9 miles to valley view Rd on the left. Turn left on valley view Rd and travel 0.4miles to Edelweiss Road on the right. Turn right on Edelweiss Rd & continue 1.3 miles to the benchmark on the left. THE STATION is about level with the pavement, and is 20.5 feet west-northwest of the center line of edelweiss Rd. The disk is mounted flush with the surface in the top of a round, concrete monument, and is surrounded by three Orange 4X4 plastic witness posts.

Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: New Glaus E GPS 2002

Benchmark Agency: Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WI)

Monumentation type: Survey Mark

County: Green

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Belleville

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

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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