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Details for Benchmark: KV4142

N 40° 45.266 W 074° 10.707 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In ESSEX county, NJ View Original Datasheet
Designation:
NEWARK SACRED HEART CATH E TWR
Marker Type:
tower
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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found a beautiful church

Found it. ® Benchmarking with Harry.

Very easy to find, as described.

[Photos:]
photoKV4142 - Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart
The tower on the right is the east one (photo looking north)
photoKV4142 with GPS

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1931 by CGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1931 (RWW) THE EASTERLY OF PROMINENT TWIN TOWERS ON THE RIDGE APPROXIMATELY 1 MILE W OF THE PASSAIC RIVER, IN NEWARK JUST N OF 6TH AVENUE BETWEEN RIDGE STREET AND CLIFTON AVENUE, ON THE SACRED HEART CATHEDRAL, RISING FROM THE S SIDE OF THIS ORNATE, GRANITE BUILDING. IT IS AN ORNATE, SQUARE, GRANITE TOWER. THE STATION IS THE TOWERS PINNACLE-APEX, APPROXIMATELY 200 FEET ABOVE GROUND.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in September 1999.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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