NPS at Bunker Hill (set of 8)
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Shorelander
N 42° 22.581 W 071° 03.646
19T E 330338 N 4693620
Quick Description: Eight NPS disks embedded in the Bunker Hill Monument.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 3/21/2006 8:53:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM99V
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 33

Long Description:
At the Bunker Hill Monument (actually on Breed's Hill, and in itself a NGS mark [MY2916]). After reading the logs for MY2916, they described an interesting situation - the monument itself has eight disks embedded in it itself! The individuals who logged them have loaded pictures of the configuration. A visit to the site confirms their existence, although one appears to be under a coat of paint. Note: the coordinates given are that of the monument itself. It seemed more sensible to waymark them as a group instead of separately, and those coordinates are equidistant from each disk.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 19

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Department of Interior - National Park Service

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: Suffolk

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Boston North

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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