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Details for Benchmark: TN0853

N 48° 52.780 W 114° 30.770 (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:
HORNET MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Whoever entered the data in 1963 was sadly mistaken. The lookout cabin is still there.

Documented History (by the NGS)

Unknown by (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1963 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 (JCC) THE LOOKOUT HOUSE HAS BEEN DESTROYED. THE STATION NO LONGER EXISTS.

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  • 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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