|35° 34.11'N||83° 42.378'W|
|35° 34' 6.6"N||83° 42' 22.7"W|
|17S 254736E 3939461N|
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A USGS benchmark disk notes the elevation as 5527' at the marker. The USGS DEM elevation server (10m) reports high point of 5533.7' at 35.56862,-83.70622. The recent NC LiDAR survey reports high point of 5524.75' at 35.56862,-83.70622. The benchmark is in the trail, and the terrain is slighlty higher to the south. In 2014, NED 10m data has high point of 5529.17' at 35.568435,-83.706313. Wikipedia info. Blount County high point.
Rocky Top is down the AT to the west.
USGS benchmark (but no datasheet online??)
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