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Details for Benchmark: KH0519

N 39° 48.400 W 101° 50.000 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 11300.3

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

Location:
In CHEYENNE county, KS View Original Datasheet
Designation:
K 150 RESET
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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Documented History (by the NGS)

1/1/1940 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1940 3.6 MI NW FROM ST FRANCIS. 185.6 FEET WEST-SOUTHWEST OF BENCH MARK K 150 WHICH WAS DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS-- 3.6 MILES NORTHWEST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 27 FROM THE CHICAGO, BURLINGTON AND QUINCY RAILROAD STATION AT ST. FRANCIS. ON THE INSIDE OF A LARGE RIGHT-ANGLE TURN, 24 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 8 FEET NORTHEAST OF A 3-FOOT CUT, 6 FEET SOUTHEAST OF A TELEPHONE POLE, AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.
1/1/1940 by NGS (GOOD)
1/1/1975 by USGS (MARK NOT FOUND)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1975 MARK NOT FOUND.

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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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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