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Details for Benchmark: RW0475

N 46° 59.847 W 111° 05.817 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In MEAGHER county, MT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
MONUMENT PK LOOKOUT TOWER
Marker Type:
lookout tower
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1961 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1961 (JCC) THE STATION IS THE CENTER OF THE BASE OF THE LOOKOUT TOWER. IT IS A FOUR LEGGED WOODEN STRUCTURE SUPPORTING AN OBSERVATION CABIN AND IS 60 FEET HIGH. IT IS ON MONUMENT PEAK, ABOUT 25 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF STOCKETT, 17-1/2 MILES WEST-NORTHWEST OF NEIHART AND 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MONARCH. THE DISTANCE WAS MEASURED WITH A 30 METER STEEL TAPE AND THE DISTANCE IS 45.31 FEET OR 13.809 METERS NORTH-NORTHWEST OF TRIANGULATION STATION MONUMENT.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in July 1992.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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