Franklin Monument, TN benchmark - C 9
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member CuriousBM
N 35° 55.512 W 086° 52.135
16S E 511825 N 3975660
Quick Description: Franklin Monument, TN benchmark - C 9
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 3/2/2015 4:40:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMNEY5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
AT FRANKLIN, WILLIAMSON COUNTY, AT THE PUBLIC SQUARE, ON THE NORTHWEST SIDE OF THE MONUMENT, AND IN THE SECOND COURSE OF MASONRY. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED 648.821 C 9 1931. NOTE: THE DISK IS SET IN THE SLOPING FACE OF THE MONUMENT, THENCE CARE SHOULD BE TAKEN TO USE THE HORIZONTAL LINE IN THE CENTER OF THE DISK AS THE BENCH MARK. ITS MONUMENT IS CENTER THE STREET INTERSECTION (LOOP) OF 3RD AVENUE NORTH/SOUTH AND MAIN STREET.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: C 9

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

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

County: Franklin

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Franklin (1981)

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: FD0487

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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  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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