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Details for Benchmark: DN1335

N 33° 13.613 W 097° 07.784 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In DENTON county, TX View Original Datasheet
Designation:
DENTON TEXAS ST COLLEGE FOR WOMEN STACK
Marker Type:
stack
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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According to a maintenance guy I know at the school this one is not here anymore

This entry was edited by ousig on Saturday, 20 July 2013 at 23:19:05 UTC.

I found the destroyed stack...too bad...

[Photos:]
photostack

The stack is no longer at the site.

this one is not there.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1955 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1955 (RLE) THE STATION IS LOCATED ON THE CAMPUS OF THE TEXAS STATE COLLEGE FOR WOMEN AND JUST WEST OF THE LAUNDRY BUILDING. THE STACK IS OF RE-ENFORCED CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION, 10 FEET IN DIAMETER AT THE BASE, 6 FEET IN DIAMETER AT THE TOP AND HAS AN OVER-ALL HEIGHT OF 110 FEET. THE POINT OBSERVED UPON WAS THE TOP AND CENTER OF THE STACK.
01/01/1955 by TXHD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY TEXAS HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT 1955 (JRM) STATION RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
06/30/1995 by USPSQD (MARK NOT FOUND)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1995 MARK NOT FOUND.
02/24/1998 by USPSQD (MARK NOT FOUND)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1998 MARK NOT FOUND.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in February 1996.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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