Paw Paw Tunnel Survey Disk
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Red Starred
N 39° 33.031 W 078° 27.656
17S E 718162 N 4380950
Quick Description: Inside the Paw Paw Tunnel there are over 20 survey disks.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 7/6/2012 2:07:32 PM
Waymark Code: WMETPD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 4

Long Description:
Each disk contains the following information: Chesapeake & Ohio Canal; National Historic Park; March 2002. This particular disk is marked 26 00.
All of the disks are located on the wall of the tunnel, about waist high and along the walk path adjacent to the canal.
The tunnel is 3,118-feet long and very dark. a flashlight or head-light is advised.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 26 00

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): National Historic Park Service

Monumentation type: other (not any of the below)

Monumentation type (if other): Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

County: Allegany

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Not listed

Special category (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.
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