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Details for Benchmark: LC1744

N 40° 05.851 W 088° 14.754 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In CHAMPAIGN county, IL View Original Datasheet
Designation:
CHAMPAIGN ILLINI ELEC COOP TWR
Marker Type:
radio/tv tower
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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There is nothing in this location even remotely resembling the tower described.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1959 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1959 (RWE) THE STATION IS LOCATED AT THE SOUTH EDGE OF CHAMPAIGN AT 1605 SOUTH NEIL STREET. THE STATION IS THE TOP OF A 4 LEGGED SELF SUPPORTING TOWER WHICH IS 310 FEET HIGH, IS PAINTED RED AND WHITE AND HAS A FLASHING RED LIGHT ON THE TOP.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in October 1999.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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