This is the kind of item that gets a professional surveyor excited.
The DNR's Matt Dontz found this original cedar survey post in a stream near Atlanta, in Montmorency County recently. The General Land Office of the U.S. government did the survey of Michigan's townships in 1850. The post was set to mark a section, or quarter corner and were driven into the ground each half-mile. It was preserved by the water, Forestry and Surveying experts agree the find is extremely rare, even with today's GPS technology.
Thanks to Uniquedaily.com, we now know the world record holder for "heaviest weight lifted by human beard." The feat was recently accomplished by was achieved by Antanas Kontrimas of Lithuania. As the video shows, Antanas' lift of a woman weighing 139 lb 16 oz on the set of ‘Lo Show dei Record’ in Rome was good enough for world's best. That's one tough bearded man.