2002-12-22

GT2060 - KINGSBURG ROMA WINE CO TANK

THIS MONUMENT HAS BEEN DESTROYED

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: 36° 31.239
Long: 119° 33.608
Alt: 0
Designation: KINGSBURG ROMA WINE CO TANK
Marker Type: NGS Benchmark
Setting: setting not listed - see description
Stability:

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1961 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1961 (OSR) STATION IS LOCATED 0.5 MILE NORTHWEST OF THE CENTER OF TOWN, 2 BLOCKS EAST OF U.S. HIGHWAY 99 AND JUST NORTH OF THE COMPANY BUILDINGS. IT IS A SILVER COLORED, ELEVATED, DOUBLE ELLIPSOIDAL WATER TANK ON FOUR LEGS AND 135 FEET HIGH. ITS APEX WAS THE POINT OF INTERSECTION.


FOUND DATA
Lat: NA
Long: NA
Alt: NA

This one appears to be missing. The NAD83 coordinates are now centered on a Del Monte Processing plant. There are no elevated water tanks nearby.

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