The Ogilvie Water Tower
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member msrubble
N 45° 49.857 W 093° 25.685
15T E 466751 N 5075354
Quick Description: Marker near municipal standpipe tank which is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 6/11/2010 9:50:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM914B
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member KC0GRN
Views: 3

Long Description:
The water tank and its supporting column have a consistent diameter and wall thickness. The Ogilvie Water Tower is thought to be the only concrete standpipe still in use in the state.

The tower is near the intersection of Anderson Street and Ciro Avenue in Ogilvie, Minnesota. It is adjacent to Tower Park. The water tower is included in NOAA's database of survey markers. As a "benchmark," it is called Ogilvie Municipal Standpipe and has the ID QO1626.

This water tower was placed on the National Register in 1980, as no. 80002087.
Marker Type:: Other

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