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Details for Benchmark: HO0198

N 37° 53.467 W 113° 12.567 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 5389.2

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

Location:
In IRON county, UT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
H 37
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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Found with Mme.Desbyzz and Machinchose in the same time we did the power trail :
musical road.

found it when doing geocaching in vacation.trouver par hasard en faisant du geocaching en vacance.

Found!

[Photos:]
photoho0198.jpg

Recovered in good condition along Hwy 19 south of Lund, Utah in the middle of nowhere!

[Photos:]
photoH 37 south of Lund, Utah.
photoH 37 looking east.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1928 by USGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1928 14.7 MI SE FROM LUND. ABOUT 14.7 MILES SOUTHEAST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 19 FROM LUND, IRON COUNTY, AND 36 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY. A UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY STANDARD DISK, STAMPED H 37 1928 AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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