KA1853 - SCOUT - Terre Haute, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 39° 29.724 W 087° 23.739
16S E 465980 N 4371828
Quick Description: "Scout" triangulation disk in "Boy Scout" city park
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 12/6/2009 5:16:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM7V8N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
Views: 4

Long Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1947 (FXP) STATION IS IN THE BOY SCOUT PARK, 2.2 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF THE JUNCTION OF U.S. HIGHWAYS 40 AND 41 IN TERRE HAUTE VIA U.S. HIGHWAY 41, 146 FEET NORTH OF CENTERLINE OF BARBOUR AVENUE, 48 FEET WEST OF CENTERLINE OF N. 14TH STREET, AND 47 FEET EAST-SOUTHEAST OF CENTERLINE OF HIGHWAY 41. THE MARK PROJECTS 1 INCH, AND THE DISK IS STAMPED SCOUT 1947.

Found as described.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: SCOUT 1947

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION disk

County: Vigo County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Terre Haute Quad

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

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NGS PID: KA1853

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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