2002-12-21

GT1428 - V 366

This benchmark was revisited February 10, 2004.

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: 36° 38.150
Long: 119° 41.167
Alt: 308.2
Designation: V 366
Marker Type: bench mark disk
Setting: light structures
Stability: Mark of questionable or unknown stability.

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1953 by CGS (MONUMENTED)

1/1/1959 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1959 AT FOWLER. AT FOWLER, 0.7 MILE NORTHWEST ALONG THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD FROM THE STATION, 0.1 MILE NORTHWEST OF THE CROSSING OF ADAMS AVENUE, AT INTERNAL REVENUE BONDED WAREHOUSE NO. 70 OF THE HASLETT WAREHOUSE COMPANY, SET VERTICALLY IN THE SOUTHWEST FACE ON THE NORTHWEST CONCRETE PILLAR OF A BRICK WALL, 61.9 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST RAIL OF THE MAIN TRACK, 0.8 FOOT SOUTHEAST OF THE WEST CORNER OF THE BUILDING, ABOUT 4 FEET HIGHER THAN THE TRACK, AND 0.5 FOOT ABOVE A CONCRETE LOADING PLATFORM.


FOUND DATA
Lat: 36° 38.142
Long: 119° 41.236
Alt: NA

Found it at 13:05, 21 December 2002. Found it as described and in good condition. The building and loading platform were fenced in. The coordinate was taken from the front of the platform adjacent to the railroad tracks.

Original coordinates (NAD83) off by 345 feet when in WGS84 mode. WGS84 coordinates found by 3 minute occupation with 7 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.


The brass cap as seen from the front of the platform.


The cap, the Magellan, the front of the platform, and the surrounding fence.


The warehouse, platform, and the railroad tracks. The cap is on the nearest corner of the building.

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