Bandaris - Inter american geodesic servey RM N0.1- 1953 - Bonaire - Netherlands Antilles
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member franketmuriel
N 12° 16.429 W 068° 23.964
19P E 565315 N 1356904
Quick Description: This metallic mark, inter-american geodetic survey, is found on the ground on the summit of Mount Bandaris
Location: Bonaire, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
Date Posted: 4/13/2018 2:22:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMY3K8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 11

Long Description:
The U.S. Army Map Service’s Inter-American Geodetic Survey (IAGS) started a massive triangulation campaign in the Caribbean and most of Latin America.

The triangulation network of Bonaire consists of 35 stations, and all angles were measured with a Wild T-3 theodolite.

The IAGS colocated with stations Grandi, Brandaris, and Will.

Write on the survey:
RM N0.1
Designation: Brandaris RM N0.1 1953

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Army Map Service’s Inter-American Geodetic Survey (IAGS)

Nearest Address:
Washington Park, Kaya Piedra PretuDutch Caribbean Bonaire


Parking Coordinates: N 12° 17.043 W 068° 23.738

Trailhead: N 12° 17.042 W 068° 23.730

Website: Not listed

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