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Details for Benchmark: BS1000

N 31° 57.517 W 083° 44.100 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 383.07

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

Location:
In CRISP county, GA View Original Datasheet
Designation:
A 79
Marker Type:
bench mark 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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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1934 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1934 2.9 MI SE FROM CORDELE. 2.9 MILES SOUTHEAST ALONG THE ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT CORDELE, CRISP COUNTY, 130 FEET SOUTHEAST OF MILEPOST 160, 64.1 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER OF A ROAD CROSSING, 45.3 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ROAD, 22.3 FEET SOUTH OF THE SOUTH RAIL, AND 7.8 FEET NORTH OF A ROW OF TELEPHONE POLES. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED A 79 1934 AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.
01/01/1975 by GADT (MARK NOT FOUND)
RECOVERY NOTE BY GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 1975 MARK NOT FOUND.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
  • The orthometric height was determined by differential leveling and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in June 1991.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.
  • The dynamic height is computed by dividing the NAVD 88 geopotential number by the normal gravity value computed on the Geodetic Reference System of 1980 (GRS 80) ellipsoid at 45 degrees latitude (g = 980.6199 gals.).
  • The modeled gravity was interpolated from observed gravity values.

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