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Details for Benchmark: SU0993

N 47° 44.679 W 115° 23.010 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In SANDERS county, MT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
COUGAR PEAK LOOKOUT TOWER
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1940 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1940 (ANS) COUGAR PEAK FOREST SERVICE LOOKOUT HOUSE IS IN THE CABINET NATIONAL FOREST, ON A SHARP TIMBERED PEAK, 10 MILES N OF THOMPSON FALLS, 5 MILES E OF WHITE PINE AND 13 MILES SE OF TROUT CREEK RANGER STATION. THE CENTER OF THE HOUSE WAS INTERSECTED.

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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