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Details for Benchmark: JD2680

N 38° 27.430 W 093° 12.276 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In BENTON county, MO View Original Datasheet
Designation:
COLE CAMP MUNICIPAL TANK
Marker Type:
elevated tank
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Found with my Wife, Queens Blessing, while on a trip to visit with family.

ORNITH

Posting a photo of my find.

(don't laugh at my photos. I had a hard time with my new camera!)

QB

[Photos:]
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photoIMG_5214

GOT THIS ONE HEADED UP TO MOGA 2007 EVENT AND ALSO WHILE DOING SOME OF THE TRANSCONTINENTAL ARC IN THE AREA.
TANK IN GOOD SHAPE.

[Photos:]
photoJD2680 COLE CAMP TANK
JD2680 COLE CAMP MUNICIPAL WATER TANK
photoJD2680 COLE CAMP TANK CLOSE UP
JD2680 COLE CAMP TANK CLOSE UP

I spotted this in june 05. Lost notes to report. It is still there.

recovery report submitted to NGS

[Photos:]
photoMUNICIPAL TANK; COLE CAMP, MO

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1948 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1948 (RLE) LOCATED IN A SMALL PARK IN THE SOUTHWEST PART OF COLE CAMP. TANK PROPER IS SUPPORTED BY A FOUR LEGGED STEEL STRUCTURE WITH A BALL AND A LIGHT AT ITS APEX. POINT OBSERVED UPON WAS THE BALL AND THE HEIGHT IS ABOUT 100 FEET.
01/01/1963 by CGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 (JAW) STATION RECOVERED AS DESCRIBED AND FOUND TO BE IN GOOD CONDITION.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in February 2000.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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