A48 BM MF1179 Galt, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
N 41° 47.311 W 089° 45.742
16T E 270461 N 4629984
Quick Description: Dig out the hole to find the benchmark.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 7/20/2010 6:06:56 PM
Waymark Code: WM9A6C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 1

Long Description:
In Galt, at the northwest corner of the intersection of Galt Rd and the Burlington Northern Railroad track.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: A48

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: BENCH MARK (or B.M.) Disk

County: Whiteside

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Como

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: MF1179

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

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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