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AG2633 - CLEARWATER NORTON PARK TANK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member debbado
N 27° 56.695 W 082° 47.449
17R E 323816 N 3092391
Quick Description: This tank is located on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue across the street from the Ross Norton Recreation Center.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 2/7/2010 1:50:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM86H2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
Views: 4

Long Description:
There are some changes to the description. The tank is now blue and Greenwood Avenue has been changed to Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue.

As listed by NGS....
1/1/1972 by NGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1972 (JCL) THE STATION IS THE APEX OF VENT ATOP AND CENTER OF A WATER TANK OWNED BY THE CITY OF CLEARWATER. THE TANK HAS A DOME SHAPED TOP WITH A HEMISPHERICAL BOTTOM, SUPPORTED BY 9 TUBULAR LEGS. IT IS SILVER GREEN IN COLOR AND APPROXIMATELY 130 FEET HIGH. THE TANK IS LOCATED IN SOUTH CLEARWATER, ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE NORTON CITY PARK, 0.1 MILE SOUTH OF THE INTERSECTION OF KINGSLEY ST. AND GREENWOOD AVENUE. IT IS 260 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF GREENWOOD AVENUE.

1/16/1997 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1997 RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: CLEARWATER NORTON PARK TANK

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: Elevated Tank

County: Pinellas

Special category (optional): Not listed

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: AG2633

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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