Connecticut County High Points, benchmark data
Arranged alphabetically by county. There are 8 counties in Connecticut; but there are 9 peaks listed since New Haven county, has two points either of which could be the true highest peak.
Key to Column Headings:
ID = Sequential numbering. County = The name of the county. If two counties are listed then the peak is on the county lines. Peak Name = The name as shown on the topo map. A Pxxxx ft. with the elevation of the peak if it is not named on the map. Names in parentheses are alternate names for the peak. EL,ft = Elevation in feet. EL,m = Elevation in meters. EL = How the elevation is shown on the map. A BM entry indicates a brass survey monument or benchmark is at the summit. Topo Map (7.5 min) = The topo map the peak is on. YR = The year of the topo map data was taken from. BM Name = The name stamped on the benchmark. PID = The Permanent Identifier used by the USGS to identify benchmarks. Date = The year the benchmark was first placed.
|ID||County||Peak Name||EL,ft||EL,m||EL||Topo Map (7.5 min)||YR||BM Name||PID||Date|
|1||Fairfield||P1290 ft||1290||393||BM(I)||Pawling (NY-CT)||1976||None|
|2||Hartford||P428 m||1404||428||Inter.||Tolland Center (MA-CT)||1987|
|3||Litchfield, Berkshire||South Mt Frissell||2380||725||BM||Ashey Falls (MA-CT)||1897||Boundary 1988 CT MA||MZ2048||1973|
|4||Middlesex||Bald Hill Range||915||279||BM||Middle Haddam||1984||Meshomasic||LX6892||1935|
|5||New Haven||P1055 ft. (Alt.)||1055||322||Inter.||Southington||1992|
|6||New Haven||P1055 ft.||1055||322||Inter.||Southington||1992|
|7||New London||Gates Hill||665||203||Inter.||Willimantic||1984|
|8||Tolland||Burley Hill||1314||401||Spot||Southbridge (MA-CT)||1982||Burley||MZ1535||1977|