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Details for Benchmark: TN0781

N 48° 36.023 W 114° 08.066 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In FLATHEAD county, MT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
HUCKLEBERRY MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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No wonder why they call it Huckleberry Mountain. Picked 9 cups of huckleberries!

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An incredible hike. Lookout tower open for business.

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In good condition. Manned during the summer.

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The lookout.

Documented History (by the NGS)

Unknown by (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1963 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 (JCC) THE STATION WAS RECOVERED. THE LOOKOUT HOUSE APPEARS TO BE IN GOOD CONDITION.

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.