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Details for Benchmark: MB2623

N 41° 08.069 W 081° 21.258 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 1116

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

Location:
In PORTAGE county, OH View Original Datasheet
Designation:
92 004 4 P CO
Marker Type:
survey 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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[Photos:]
photoMB2623(92 004 4 P CO) - Kent OH
photoMB2623 - Looking N on Water St.(SR 43)
photoMB2623 - Looking E on SR 261
photoMB2623 - Looking W on SR 261
photoMB2623 - Looking S on Water St.(SR 43)

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1977 by OH-133 (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY PORTAGE COUNTY OHIO 1977 (GLW) THE STATION IS ABOUT 6-1/4 MILES NORTHWEST OF ROOTSTOWN, 2-1/2 MILES NORTH OF BRIMFIELD, 1-1/4 MILES SOUTH OF KENT, AND ON THE RIGHT-OF-WAY OF STATE ROUTE 261. TO REACH THE STATION FROM THE INTERSECTION OF STATE ROUTES 59 AND 43 SOUTH IN KENT, GO SOUTH ON STATE ROUTE 43, SOUTH WATER STREET, FOR 1.3 MILES TO THE INTERSECTION OF STATE ROUTE 261 AND THE STATION TO THE RIGHT, IN THE MEDIAN JUST WEST OF STATE ROUTE 43. STATION MARK, STAMPED---92-004-4 1977---, IS A PORTAGE COUNTY BRASS DISK SET IN THE TOP OF A 12-INCH CYLINDRICAL CONCRETE POST AND FLUSH WITH THE GROUND SURFACE. IT IS 125.9 FEET SOUTHEAST OF THE CORNER POST OF THE NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAY FENCE OF STATE ROUTE 261, 112.3 FEET NORTH OF BRACE POLE FOR TRAFFIC SIGNALS, 67 FEET WEST OF THE CENTERLINE OF STATE ROUTE 43, 47.4 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE WEST BOUND LANE, 38.7 FEET NORTH OF THE EAST BOUND LANE OF STATE ROUTE 261, AND 12 FEET WEST OF A LIGHT POLE. NO REFERENCE MARKS ESTABLISHED FOR THIS STATION. HEIGHT OF LIGHT ABOVE STATION MARK WAS 1.7 METERS. STATION 92 002 1 P CO CAN BE USED AS AN AZIMUTH MARK. DESCRIBED BY F.J. PINTER.
12/01/1992 by OH3880 (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY CITY OF KENT OHIO 1992 (BW) THE STATION MARK IS LOCATED IN THE STATE ROUTE 261 MEDIAN JUST WEST OF STATE ROUTE 43 (SOUTH WATER STREET) ABOUT 1.1 MI SOUTH OF KENT CITY HALL. THE STATION MARK IS A STANDARD PORTAGE COUNTY SURVEY MARK BRONZE DISK STAMPED 92-004-4 SET IN A CONCRETE MASS FLUSH WITH THE SURFACE. IT IS LOCATED IN THE GRASSY MEDIAN OF STATE ROUTE 261 ABOUT 66.3 FT WEST OF A MONUMENT BOX ASSEMBLY SITUATED AT THE CENTERLINE INTERSECTION OF STATE ROUTE 261 AND STATE ROUTE 43 (SOUTH WATER STREET). A LITE POLE IS ABOUT 12.0 FT NORTHEAST OF THE STATION MARK. THE NORTH EDGE OF PAVEMENT OF THE EAST BOUND LEFT TURN LANE IS ABOUT 10.2 FT SOUTH OF THE STATION MARK. STATION MARK FR-06-01 ABOUT 0.3 MI TO THE NORTHEAST ON THE EAST SIDE OF SOUTH WATER STREET (STATE ROUTE 43) MAY BE USED FOR AN AZIMUTH MARK.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by GPS observations and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in April 1998.
  • The orthometric height was determined by GPS observations and a high-resolution geoid model.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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