Whiteford Benchmark, Maryland

Prominence: 283 ft, 87 m

Elevation: 803 feet, 245 meters

Approx. Isolation: 22.93 mi, 36.91 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 802 ft / 245 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 42' 35'' N; 76° 20' 4'' W
39.709661, -76.334513 (Dec Deg)
385603E 4396384N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHarford (Highest Point)

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     Whiteford Benchmark at Trip Report for Harford, MD by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Harford, MD by Dan Case Trip Report for Harford, MD by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Whiteford Benchmark:
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #132)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #238)
     Maryland County High Points (Rank #9)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-06-14 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure (GPS Track)
     2014-06-18 by Ed Wandall
     2015-04-21 by Wayne Snyder
     2016-02-21 by PJ Anderer

View ascents of peak by registered members (23 total)

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Whiteford Benchmark looking East (2015-04-21). Photo by Wayne Snyder.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 283 ft/87 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 303 ft/93 m
  Key Col: 520 ft/158 m
Isolation22.93 mi/36.91 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Baltimore County High Point  (W)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: South Mountain-Catoctin
Drainage BasinsSusquehanna
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapDelta O39076f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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