H.Y.R.W. Marker - Morganton Branch Trail - Greenback, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Geologynut
N 35° 38.903 W 084° 13.301
16S E 751541 N 3948506
Quick Description: A concrete highway right-of-way marker located several feet off the highway in Greenback, TN.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 9/2/2020 12:56:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM132MH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff
Views: 2

Long Description:
A concrete highway right-of-way marker located several feet off of East Coast Tellico Pkwy. The marker is actually right on the Morganton Branch of the East Lakeshore Trail System.

The closest parking to this marker is N 35° 38.884 W 84° 13.275

If you want to hike the trail you have three parking options:

Peterson Road Trailhead - N 35° 39.068 W 84° 13.363'
Primitive Camping Parking Lot - N 35° 38.273 W 84° 12.932
Wildcat Pointe Trailhead - N 35° 37.312 W 84° 12.344'
Monumentation Type: Concrete post

Monument Category: other (not included below)

Monument Category (if other): Highway right-of-way marker

Accessible to general public: yes

Historical significance:
I'm fairly certain these were placed to show the legal extent of the boundary for street right-of-ways when it comes to parcel (or cadastral) mapping. Doing research these were used in the 30's & 40's.


County: Loudon County

Monumentation Type (if other): Not listed

Explain Non-Public access: Not listed

Monument Website: Not listed

USGS Quad: Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Other Coordinates: Not Listed

Other Coordinates details: Not listed

Approximate date of monument: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
1. A closeup photo of the monument is required.
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2. A 'distant' photo including the monument in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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