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Details for Benchmark: OM1198

N 43° 39.517 W 089° 49.438 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 971

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

Location:
In JUNEAU county, WI View Original Datasheet
Designation:
ARBOR
Marker Type:
triangulation station disk
Setting:
set into the top of a round concrete monument
Stability:

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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1958 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1958 (GWM) THE STATION IS ABOUT 5-1/2 MILES SOUTHEAST OF LYNDON STATION, ABOUT 3-1/2 MILES NORTHWEST OF WISCONSIN DELLS AND ABOUT 1-1/4 MILES NORTH OF THE JUNEAU AND SAUK COUNTY LINE. IT IS IN THE CORNER OF SEC. 29, 30, 31, 32, T 14 N, R6 E, ON TOP OF A SMALL HILL. IT IS 9 FEET NORTH OF THE END OF CONCRETE STEPS, 4 FEET SOUTH EST OF A 6 INCH OAK TREE AND 7 FEET SOUTHEAST OF A 6 INCH OAK TREE. THE MONUMENT IS 14 INCHES BELOW THE SURFACE OF THE GROUND AND THE DISK IS STAMPED ARBOR 1958. TO REACH THE STATION FROM THE INTERSECTION OF U.S. HIGHWAY 16, 12 AND STATE HIGHWAYS 13 AND 23 GO NORTHWEST ON U.S. HIGHWAY 12 AND 16 FOR 3.05 MILES TO A DRIVEWAY RIGHT LEADING TO ROYAL ARBOR MOTEL. TURN RIGHT TO THE PARKING AREA OF THE MOTEL. PACK UP CONCRETE STEPS TO THE TOP OF THE HILL AND END OF STEPS, ABOUT 150 FEET. TO REACH THE AZIMUTH MARK FROM THE DRIVEWAY TO THE MOTEL GO NORTH ON U.S. HIGHWAY 12 AND 16 FOR 0.2 MILE TO THE AZIMUTH MARK ON THE LEFT. REFERENCE MARK 1 IS 27 FEET EAST OF THE CONCRETE STEPS, 10 FEET EAST OF A 6 INCH OAK TREE, 4 FEET WEST OF A 6 INCH OAK TREE AND ON THE SOUTHWEST EDGE OF THE HILL. THE MONUMENT IS FLUSH AND THE DISK IS STAMPED ARBOR NO 1 1958. REFERENCE MARK 2 IS 31 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE END OF THE CONCRETE STEPS, 11 FEET SOUTHWEST OF A 6 INCH OAK TREE AND ON THE SOUTHWEST EDGE OF THE HILL. THE MONUMENT IS FLUSH AND THE DISK IS STAMPED ARBOR NO 2 1958. THE AZIMUTH MARK IS 6 INCHES NORTH OF A FENCE, 1 FOOT EAST OF A WHITE WITNESS POST, 4 FEET WEST OF A TELEPHONE POLE AND 98 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF U.S. HIGHWAY 16 AND 12. THE MONUMENT IS FLUSH AND THE DISK IS STAMPED ARBOR 1958. THE STATION IS ON PROPERTY OWNED BY THE ROYAL ARBOR MOTEL. HEIGHT OF LIGHT ABOVE STATION MARK 1 METERS.

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  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in November 1991.
  • 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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