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Details for Benchmark: ME1473

N 41° 15.250 W 087° 52.650 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 656.9

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

Location:
In KANKAKEE county, IL View Original Datasheet
Designation:
E 26 RESET 1967
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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Hmm, I think I'll go back again for this one. According to my map software I wasn't quite in the right spot.

Found in good condition.

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Documented History (by the NGS)

1/1/1967 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1967 6.9 MI N FROM BOURBONIS. 6.9 MILES NORTH ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 45 AND 52 FROM THEIR JUNCTION WITH STATE HIGHWAY 102 IN BOURBONIS. IT IS 217 FEET SOUTH OF A FENCE CORNER, 215 FEET NORTH OF A FENCE CORNER, 49.5 FEET WEST OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE HIGHWAY AND 1 FOOT SOUTH OF A METAL WITNESS POST. THE ROUND CONCRETE MONUMENT PROJECTS 2 INCHES.

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  • The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
  • The orthometric height was computed from unverified reset data.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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