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US Benchmark TTS 1 ~ PID FB1800 ~ Gatlinburg, Tennessee - OU0AA6

 A 1928 US Benchmark in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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N 35° 41.268' W 83° 32.090' (WGS84)

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 Location: United States > Tennessee
 Cache Type: Virtual
 Size: No container
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 04 August 2017
 Date Created: 04 August 2017
 Last Modified: 04 August 2017
 Waypoint: OU0AA6

 


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US Benchmark TTS 1 ~ PID FB1800

 

 

 

DESIGNATION - TTS 1

PID - FB1800

STATE/COUNTY- TN/SEVIER

USGS QUAD - GATLINBURG (1979)

MARKER: DD = SURVEY DISK

SETTING: 80 = SET IN A BOULDER STAMPING: T.T. STA. NO. 1 TN 1928

STABILITY: C = MAY HOLD, BUT OF TYPE COMMONLY SUBJECT TO SURFACE MOTION

STATION DESCRIPTION DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1934

2 MI S FROM GATLINBURG 2.0 MILES SOUTH ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 71 FROM GATLINBURG, AT THE JUNCTION OF STATE HIGHWAY 73, 30 FEET WEST OF A CAFE AND SERVICE STATION, 25 FEET NORTH OF THE NORTH END OF THE BRIDGE OVER LITTLE PIGEON RIVER, AT THE WEST EDGE OF THE PAVEMENT, IN THE TOP OF A BOULDER, AND 6 INCHES LOWER THAN THE HIGHWAY.

 

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US National Parks

 This geocache is probably within a Nature Protection Area US National Parks:
Great Smoky Mountains NP

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