2003-02-27

GU3369 - BIOLA MUNICIPAL TANK

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: 36° 48.104
Long: 120° 01.234
Alt: 0
Designation: BIOLA MUNICIPAL 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 NEAR THE CENTER OF THE TOWN OF BIOLA. THE TANK IS SUPPORTED BY FOUR LEGS AND IS APPROXIMATELY 100 FEET HIGH. THE APEX OF THE TANK WAS THE POINT INTERSECTED.


FOUND DATA
Lat: 36° 48.118
Long: 120° 01.221
Alt: NA

Found it at 17:15, 27 February 2003. Found it as described and in good condition.

WGS84 coordinates found by 2 minute occupation at the driveway to the tank from the road with 8 strong satellites and 1 intermittent WAAS satellite.

The Biola Municipal Water Tank.


The Biola Municipal Water Tank as seen from the northwest.


The Biola Municipal Water Tank as seen from the north.


The Biola Municipal Water Tank as seen from the north.