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Details for Benchmark: EE2068

N 34° 57.590 W 085° 17.528 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In WALKER county, GA View Original Datasheet
Designation:
ROSSVILLE MISSIONARY RDG SPIPE
Marker Type:
standpipe tank
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Wanted to make sure I found at least one GA benchmark.

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photoEE2068

Yup

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photoEE2068 Rossville GA Missionary Ridge Spipe

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

saw this one while in the area

got it

Found it

Found while visiting the area.

On my GW7 trip.

Found it!

Found it, Made some Pictures.

Found it with Squad 51

Found it with Optimusboy

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photoEE2068

the standpipe is there but not longer green

http://maps.google.com/maps?q=34.95984+-85.29214&ie=UTF8&ll=34.959928,-85.291803&spn=0.001471,0.002473&t=k&z=19&om=1

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1971 by NGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1971 (JCL) THE STATION IS THE VENT AT THE TOP AND CENTER OF A CYLINDRICAL SHAPED, STEEL, STANDPIPE. IT IS 75 FEET HIGH AND 40 FEET IN DIAMETER AT THE BASE. THE STANDPIPE IS GREEN IN COLOR. STATION IS LOCATED 2 MILES WEST-NORTHWEST OF FORT OGLETHORPE, 1.75 MILES SOUTH OF ROSSVILLE, ON THE HIGHEST POINT OF MISSIONARY RIDGE. THE STANDPIPE IS OWNED BY THE CHATTANOOGA CITY WATER CO.

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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