Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trump_2020
N 36° 53.608 W 082° 37.678
17S E 354942 N 4084292
Quick Description: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey REFERENCE MARK NO. 3 for DESIGNATION HIGH KNOB PID - GA3420.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/2/2020 5:50:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM12D54
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 3

Long Description:
To locate this reference mark follow the road to the High Knob Observation Tower to where the ridge levels out and 101 feet south from the wall around the parking area and 12 feet west which is the right side of the road and 22 feet south from a large oak. It's mounted in a narrow rock not much more thick than the width of the disk and 1.5 feet wide by 2 feet tall and in an open area.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: REFERENCE MARK NO. 3

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: REFERENCE MARK Disk

County: Wise

Find type: Location information obtained from the USGS was used

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  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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