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Details for Benchmark: HY2247

N 38° 57.267 W 082° 28.124 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In JACKSON county, OH View Original Datasheet
Designation:
CENTERVILLE MICROWAVE
Marker Type:
microwave mast
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Found as described.

[Photos:]
photoHY2247 - Centerville Microwave
another shot - Centerville,Oh
photoHY2247 - Centerville Microwave
Closeup - Centerville,Oh

First to log this one I guess

[Photos:]
photoHY2247

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1976 by NGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1976 (JRS) THE STATION, CENTERVILLE WPBO MICROWAVE RELAY MAST, IS THE LIGHT ATOP A TRIANGULAR STEEL, GUYED MAST, THAT IS PAINTED ORANGE AND WHITE. THE MAST IS 310 FEET TALL AND HAS ONE DISK MOUNTED ABOUT 1/3 THE WAY UP. TO REACH FROM THE JUNCTION OF U.S. HIGHWAY 35 AND STATE HIGHWAY 729 NEAR THURMAN, GO NORTHWEST ON HIGHWAY 35 FOR 5.0 MILES TO A CROSSROAD. TURN RIGHT AND FOLLOW JACKSON COUNTY ROAD 46 FOR 0.3 MILE TO A SIDE ROAD LEFT. TURN LEFT AND GO 0.7 MILE TO THE MAST.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in April 1998.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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