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Details for Benchmark: OJ1032

N 43° 02.754 W 083° 41.436 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 755

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

Location:
In GENESEE county, MI View Original Datasheet
Designation:
TT 53 CITY OF FLINT 1943
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:
Mark of questionable or unknown stability.

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Team Cached Out,TFTBM

[Photos:]
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Once agin the Discreption took me right to the BM.

     Bicycleboy---

I thought this log from OJ1031 MOSS shead some lite on this BM sence the dait is Three years newer..

1/1/1969 by USGS (MARK NOT FOUND)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1969 (LRW) A SEARCH AND PROBE OF THE AREA FAILED TO LOCATE THE SURFACE MARK, A SMALL ANNEX BUILDING RECENTLY BUILT JUST TO THE NORTH OF THE AREA MAY HAVE SPOILED THE SURFACE MARK. REF. NO. 1 FOUND IN GOOD CONDITION REF. NO. 2 (TT53 FLINT) FOUND IN GOOD CONDITION. STATION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED COVERED BY BUILDING. QUOTE PRIMARY REFERENCE THE STA. IS IN N. FLINT ON CAMPUS OF PARKLAND SCH

[Photos:]
photoGenessee county,MI
TT 53 City of Flint 1943
photoGenessee county,MI
Looking South to Dewwy St.
photoGenessee county,MI
Looking west from the east side of NORTH STREET

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1943 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1943 (FN) THE MARK IS 84.91 FEET ESE OF TRIANGULATION STATION MOSS, 22.8 FEET W OF THE CENTER LINE OF NORTH STREET, AND 4.2 FEET N OF POLE 376. THE MARK IS A BRONZE CAP ON TOP OF A 4-INCH PIPE, WHICH IS SET IN A BLOCK OF CONCRETE 1-1/2 FEET IN DIAMETER AND IS SET FLUSH WITH THE GROUND. THE DISK IS STAMPED B M NO 53. THE FOLLOWING IS CAST IN THE DISK- TOPOGRAPHIC SURVEY OF 1920, CITY OF FLINT TRIANGULATION STATION. TO REACH FROM THE COURTHOUSE IN DOWNTOWN FLINT, GO N ON SAGINAW STREET FOR 2.4 MILES TO DEWEY STREET, TURN RIGHT AND GO 0.1 MILE TO NORTH STREET AND STATION AS DESCRIBED. THIS IS A TRAVERSE STATION.
01/01/1966 by LOCSUR (MONUMENTED)
RECOVERY NOTE BY LOCAL SURVEYOR (INDIVIDUAL OR FIRM) 1966 RECOVERED BY CLARK AERIAL SURVEY CORP STATION NOT FOUND.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in February 1997.
  • The orthometric height was scaled from a topographic map.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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