2004-07-26

GT2100 - GAS AZ MK

THIS MARK WAS ORIGINALLY VISITED ON 02 JANUARY, 2004.

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: 36° 44.986
Long: 119° 54.967
Alt: 259
Designation: GAS AZ MK
Marker Type: azimuth mark disk
Setting: set into the top of a round concrete monument
Stability:

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1972 by CADH (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY CA DIV OF HIGHWAYS 1972 (HF) TO REACH FROM FRESNO. FROM INTERSECTION BELMONT AVE. AND STATE HWY. 99 GO WEST ON BELMONT 5.0 MILES TO GRANTLAND AVE. AND AZIMUTH MARK ON SE CORNER. STAMPED GAS 1972 AZIMUTH MARK. A CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS BRASS TABLET SET IN A 12 IN DIAMETER CONCRETE POST FLUSH WITH GROUND.


FOUND DATA
Lat: 36° 44.987
Long: 119° 54.968
Alt: 256

Found it at 16:30, 02 January 2004 as described and in good condition. The mark was revisited at 16:15, 26 July 2004.

The mark is located on the southeast corner of Grantland and Belmont Avenues, 1.5 feet south of a guy pole, 18 feet east of the centerline of Grantland Avenue, 30 feet south of the centerline of Belmont Avenue, and 32 feet south-southeasterly of the northwest corner of Section 4, said corner being a 3/4" iron pipe, flush with the asphalt, tagged LS5096.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 7 feet southeasterly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 6 minute occupation with 9 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

Azimuth mark detail.


The azimuth mark and the GPSr.


The view northwesterly toward the intersection of Grantland and Belmont Avenues. The azimuth mark is at the base of the pole.


The view east along Belmont Avenue. The azimuth mark is to the right of the base of the pole.


The view south down Grantland Avenue. The azimuth mark is behind the pole.