Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon
N 39° 58.008 W 075° 11.081
18S E 484227 N 4424088
Quick Description: A benchmark located in a public area of the Philadelphia Water Works.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/4/2005 9:40:25 AM
Waymark Code: WM4GD
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 33

Long Description:
This benchmark is easy to get to via Kelly Drive to Waterworks drive, then walk to the coords. It is not in the database (closest is 0.4 miles away). I've blocked out the year on it as it is used for a new multi cache in the area. I would appreciate any pictures to follow also block out the year.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: -blank-

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): US Engineer Office, Philadelphia PA

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

County: Philadelphia

Special category (optional): Not listed

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): Not listed

NGS PID: 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.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest U.S. Benchmarks
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Oscette visited Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark 8/30/2015 Oscette visited it
Sammydogs visited Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark 8/10/2011 Sammydogs visited it
ChemBoy visited Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark 5/17/2006 ChemBoy visited it
ecocyclist visited Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark 1/13/2006 ecocyclist visited it
ODragon visited Philadelphia Water Works Benchmark 12/4/2005 ODragon visited it

View all visits/logs