2003-11-14

HS1179 - J 85

N 37°08.298'
W 120°16.416'

Elev=224'

DESIGNATION - J 85
PID - HS1179
STATE/COUNTY- CA/MADERA
USGS QUAD - PLAINSBURG (1976)

Found it at 16:10, 14 November 2003 as described and in good condition.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 80 feet westerly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 5.5 minute occupation with 7 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

Benchmark detail.


The benchmark set in a culvert headwall.


The benchmark on the headwall surrounded by weeds with a survey lath.


The benchmark on the headwall surrounded by weeds with a survey lath as viewed from the north.


Station HS1179, view to the west from old Highway 99. The orange lath can be seen in the weeds showing the location of the mark. The railroad tracks can be seen behind the mark.


Station HS1179, another view to the west from old Highway 99, closer to the mark. The orange lath can be seen in the weeds showing the location of the mark. The railroad tracks can be seen behind the mark.