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Details for Benchmark: BS1557

N 31° 58.217 W 083° 47.183 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In CRISP county, GA View Original Datasheet
Designation:
CORDELE CONCRETE STANDPIPE
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Found while caching in the area.

Saw this concrete standpipe while caching in the area.

[Photos:]
photoBS1557

Was in the area.

Found it 10-08-10. An unusual landmark. Skyboy01

[Photos:]
photoCORDELE CONCRETE STANDPIPE
BS1557 CORDELE CONCRETE STANDPIPE. Skyboy01

Documented History (by the NGS)

Unknown by (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1975 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1975 (CLN) STATION WAS RECOVERED AND FOUND IN GOOD CONDITION. THE STANDPIPE IS LOCATED ON THE NORTH EDGE OF THE BUSINESS SECTION IN CORDELE. IT IS APPROXIMATELY 125 FEET HIGH AND CONSTRUCTED OF CONCRETE. IT IS LOCATED 1.0 MILE NORTH OF TRIANGULATION STATION CORDELE 1935.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in September 1997.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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