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Details for Benchmark: AA6879

N 41° 08.287 W 081° 21.338 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 1102

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is GPS OBS and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location:
In PORTAGE county, OH View Original Datasheet
Designation:
FR-06-01
Marker Type:
survey disk
Setting:
set into the top of a round concrete monument
Stability:
May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.

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The mark is in good condition at the posted coordinates. The Kent Church of the Brethren is now known as the Water Street Church of the Brethren.

[Photos:]
photoAA6879(FR-06-01) - Kent OH
photoAA6879 - Eye level
photoAA6879 - Looking N on Water St.
photoAA6879 - Looking E from mark
photoAA6879 - Looking W from mark
photoAA6879 - Looking S on Water St.

Found it in good condition.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1993 by OH3880 (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY CITY OF KENT OHIO 1993 (DT) THE STATION MARK IS ON THE EAST SIDE OF SOUTH WATER STREET (STATE ROUTE 43) NEAR THE ENTRANCE TO THE KENT CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN AT 1541 IN THE SOUTH CENTRAL PART OF THE CITY OF KENT, OHIO. TO REACH THE STATION FROM THE JUNCTION OF SOUTH WATER STREET (STATE ROUTE 43) AND HAYMAKER PARKWAY (STATE ROUTE 59) NEAR KENT CITY HALL, TRAVEL SOUTH ALONG SOUTH WATER STREET ABOUT 0.9 MI TO THE ENTRANCE OF THE KENT CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN AT NO.1541 ON YOUR LEFT AND THE STATION NEARBY. THE STATION MARK IS A STANDARD CITY OF KENT BRONZE DISK STAMPED FR-06-01 SET IN A CONCRETE MASS FLUSH WITH THE SURFACE WITH RE-BAR FOR MAGNETIC DETECTION. THE STATION MARK IS ABOUT 30.8 FT EAST OF THE PAVEMENT CENTERLINE OF SOUTH WATER STREET (STATE ROUTE 43) AND ABOUT 10.0 FT EAST OF THE EAST EDGE OF THE CONCRETE SIDEWALK. A FIRE HYDRANT ON THE EAST SIDE OF SOUTH WATER STREET IS 48.9 FT SOUTHEAST OF THE STATION MARK. THE STATION IS ABOUT 3.3 FT SOUTH OF THE SOUTH EDGE OF THE ASPHALT DRIVE ENTRANCE TO THE KENT CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN AT NO. 1541. A UTILITY POLE NO. 59BC/4C-16 ON PRIVATE PROPERTY IS JUST EAST OF THE MARK ABOUT 34.3 FT. STATION MARK NO. BR-04-01 ABOUT 0.3 MI TO THE SOUTHEAST NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF SOUTH WATER STREET (STATE ROUTE 43) AND STATE ROUTE 261 MAY BE USED FOR AN AZIMUTH MARK.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by GPS observations and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in April 1998.
  • The orthometric height was determined by GPS observations and a high-resolution geoid model.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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