MEHOOPANY ATT MICROWAVE MAST

NGS PID:
LZ1846
Coordinates:
N 41.510983° W 76.069983°
Location:
Elevation:
Unknown
Type:
Landmark/Intersection Station
Setting:
Tower
Year Established:
1968
Established By:
NGS
Status:
Recovered
Condition:
Good as of October 13, 2003

The microwave tower was found in good condition. Data for the tower is listed on American Tower Corporation's website.

A report on the condition of this survey mark has been submitted to NGS, along with the following recovery note:

The mast is now owned by American Tower Corporation.

NGS Landmark/Intersection Station MEHOOPANY ATT MICROWAVE MAST
NGS Landmark/ Intersection Station MEHOOPANY ATT MICROWAVE MAST
The upper portion of the microwave tower.
The upper portion of the microwave tower.
The bottom of the tower and fenced-off area.
The bottom of the tower and fenced-off area.

Station found as described.

This third order horizontal control station is situated at the summit of Mehoopany Mountain, south of Mehoopany. From Russell Hill northwest of Tunkhannock and the intersection of Rt. 6 (N41° 35.165' W076° 0.258'), follow Rt. 87 south for roughly 4.85 miles to the town of Mehoopany (N41° 33.814' W076° 3.649'), then left onto Sugar Hollow Road (SR3003) for roughly 1.2 miles (N41° 33.231' W076° 3.441'), then right onto T454 for 0.6 miles, straight on T437 for roughly 0.1 miles (N41° 32.835' W076° 3.778'), and finally left onto Fire Tower Road (T440) south for 3.1 miles. Fire Tower Road is a packed dirt/gravel access road that is mostly in very good condition leading directly to the summit and the microwave tower. A sign on the chainlink perimeter fence indicates that the facility is operated by American Tower. ~Rich in NEPA~

NGS Landmark/Intersection Station MEHOOPANY ATT MICROWAVE MAST
NGS Landmark/ Intersection Station MEHOOPANY ATT MICROWAVE MAST
Upper section of the station landmark.
Upper section of the station landmark.
Lower section of station landmark and facilities.
Lower section of station landmark and facilities.
“American Tower” sign on the perimeter fence.
“American Tower” sign on the perimeter fence.