2003-01-12

HR0481 - C 247

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: 37° 06.250
Long: 119° 30.183
Alt: 2240.5
Designation: C 247
Marker Type: bench mark disk
Setting: in a boulder
Stability: May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1935 by CGS (MONUMENTED)

1/1/1943 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1943 2.7 MI N FROM AUBERRY. 2.7 MILES NORTH ALONG THE NORTH FORK ROAD FROM THE POST OFFICE AT AUBERRY, FRESNO COUNTY, 25 FEET WEST OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ROAD, AND IN THE TOP OF A LARGE BOULDER. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED C 247 1935.

1/1/1978 by USGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1978 AUBERRY POST OFFICE, 0.45 MI. NORTH OF, ALONG AUBERRY RD., THENCE 2.55 MI. NW ALONG POWERHOUSE RD. 34 FT. SOUTH OF NORTH END OF WOODEN FENCE, 27 FT. WEST OF CENTERLINE OF RD., 10 FT. EAST OF FENCE, ABOUT 4 FT. HIGHER THAN CENTERLINE OF RD. IN A LARGE BOULDER. A STANDARD TABLET STAMPED C 247 1935.


FOUND DATA
Lat: 37° 06.254
Long: 119° 30.226
Alt: NA

Found it at 16:50, 12 Jan., 2003. Found it as described and in good condition.

WGS84 coordinates found by 4.5 minute occupation with 6 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

Benchmark detail.


The benchmark in its granite setting and the GPSr.

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