KA1071 (L66 BM) - Terre Haute, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 39° 28.101 W 087° 23.589
16S E 466181 N 4368825
Quick Description: Benchmark in a city park
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 12/28/2009 8:12:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM7ZFG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 4

Long Description:
Official Description:
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1946 AT TERRE HAUTE. AT TERRE HAUTE, ABOUT 1.2 MILES EAST ALONG WABASH AVENUE, (U.S. HIGHWAY 40) FROM THE COURT HOUSE, IN THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE PUBLIC PARK DIRECTLY ACROSS FROM THE MILLER AND PARROT BAKING COMPANY BUILDING, 91 FEET SOUTH OF AND ABOUT LEVEL WITH THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 35 FEET WEST OF 15TH STREET, 14.5 FEET NORTH OF A TWIN-TRUNK TREE, 2.5 FEET WEST OF THE WEST EDGE OF THE SIDEWALK, AND 2 FEET SOUTH OF A WHITE WOODEN WITNESS POST. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED L 66 1946 AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST PROJECTING 4 INCHES ABOVE GROUND.

Located at Wabash and 15th St in corner of Steel Park. Parking on side street.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: L 66 1946

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

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

County: Vigo County

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: KA1071

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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