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Details for Benchmark: AG1428

N 27° 56.952 W 082° 27.389 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In HILLSBOROUGH county, FL View Original Datasheet
Designation:
TAMPA EPISCOPAL CHURCH SPIRE
Marker Type:
church cross
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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This holier than thou benchmark is recovered in outstanding condition. You can't miss it.

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Out checking the historic sights and benchmarks in Downtown Tampa. I love the crosses that can be seen from high above in Tampa.

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St Andrews Episcopal Church Spire

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Saw this beautiful church while caching in the area.

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Found whilst on a wherigo tour of downtown.

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Found while searching benchmarks in downtown Tampa while trying to avoid the Bollywood activities. Picture did not turn out.

Observed while on a trip to the south east and Geocaching in Florida.
Old Professor - Tipton, Mo

Found on a recent trip to Tampa.

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Visiting from Ottawa Canada and out and about way marking. Parked right beside and grabbed our photo.

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Beautiful.

found while doing some city caching

Found it when on route to a cache nearby.

Spotted while geocaching in the area.

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one of many church benchmarks found while in town....

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Seen it.

Another local grab.

Found it!

Found this after visiting some friends downtown.

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Found it!

visiting local historical locations. Another hard to miss BM.

Another easy find in downtown Tampa. We were over here for a history walk...most the history is gone...too bad

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Found today 10:54a. Skyboy01

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Tampa Episcopal Church spire. Skyboy01

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1908 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
01/01/1941 by CGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1941 (KGC) THE BASE OF THE RED CROSS ON THE RED TILE ROOF OF THE SAINT ANDREWS EPISCOPAL CHURCH AT THE NE CORNER OF THE INTERSECTION OF MARION AND MADISON STREETS IN TAMPA, FLORIDA. IT IS ABOUT 65 FEET HIGH AND UNLIGHTED.
01/01/1957 by CGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1957 (JEW) STATION RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION. THE 1941 RECOVERY NOTE IS ADEQUATE.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in May 1991.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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