2004-12-31

GU3373

Published Details for Benchmark: GU3373

N 36° 45.840
W 120° 03.090 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 233

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location: In FRESNO county, CA
Designation: KIN AZ MK CADH 1972
Marker Type: NGS Benchmark
Setting: setting not listed - see description
Stability:

Documented History (by the NGS)
01/01/1972 by CADH (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY CA DIV OF HIGHWAYS 1972 SEE STATION KIN (CADH)

Found Details:
N 36° 45.841
W 120° 03.091
Elev 216

Found it at 16:05, 31 December 2004 as described and in good condition.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 11 feet southeasterly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 4 minute occupation with 10 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

GU3373 "KIN AZ MK CADH 1972" - Azimuth Mark and GPSr.
GU3373 "KIN AZ MK CADH 1972" - View east down McKinley Avenue.
GU3373 "KIN AZ MK CADH 1972" - View Southeasterly.
GU3373 "KIN AZ MK CADH 1972" - View south.
GU3373 "KIN AZ MK CADH 1972" - View southwesterly.

GU3372

Published Details for Benchmark: GU3372

N 36° 45.849
W 120° 03.363 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 234

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location: In FRESNO county, CA View Original Datasheet
Designation: KIN
Marker Type: NGS Benchmark
Setting: setting not listed - see description
Stability:
Reference Points: GU3373

Found Details for Benchmark: GU3372
N 36 45.850
W 120 03.363
Elev 208

Found it at 15:50, 31 December 2004 as described and in good condition. The mark is positioned between a fence and an irrigation junction box and well protected. Reference mark #1 was found in good condition, although the dimensions to the power pole and the fence in the 1972 description had been transposed. RM1 is 15 south of a power pole and 1.5 feet west of a fence. Reference mark #2 was not found. The azimuth mark was found in good condition - see GU3373.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 4 feet southeasterly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 8 minute occupation with 7 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

GU3372 "KIN 1972" - Benchmark and the GPSr.
GU3372 "KIN 1972" - View north toward the witness post and Refrence Monument No. 1.
GU3372 "KIN 1972" - Reference Monument No. 1.
GU3372 "KIN 1972" - View south from Refrence Monument No. 1 toward the witness post and the Benchmark.
GU3372 "KIN 1972" - View east down McKinley Avenue toward GU3372 "KIN Azimuth Mark".
GU3372 "KIN 1972" - View westerly.

GU3379

Published Details for Benchmark: GU3379
N 36° 50.644
W 120° 03.885 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 253

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is ADJUSTED.

Location: In MADERA county, CA View Original Datasheet
Designation: RIPPERDAN AZ MK CADH 1972
Marker Type: NGS Benchmark
Setting: setting not listed - see description
Stability:


Documented History (by the NGS)
01/01/1972 by CADH (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY CA DIV OF HIGHWAYS 1972 SEE STATION RIPPERDAN (CDH)


Found Details for Benchmark: GU3379
N 36 50.644
W 120 03.885
Elev 233

Found it at 15:35, 31 December 2004 as described and in good condition. A USBR brass cap was also found in the top of the center of the same irrigation headwall.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 2 feet east-northeasterly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 7 minute occupation with 7 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark and GPSr.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark setting and Carsonite witness post.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark setting and Carsonite witness post.  View east.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark setting and Carsonite witness post.  View north up Road 26-1/2.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark setting and Carsonite witness post.  View westerly toward Road 26-1/2.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - Benchmark setting and Carsonite witness post.  View south down Road 26-1/2.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - An unmarked Bureau of Reclamation benchmark is set in the front center of the canal headwall.
GU3379 "Ripperdan AZ MK CADH 1972" - An unmarked Bureau of Reclamation benchmark is set in the front center of the canal headwall.  BOR benchmark detail.

GU3374

Published Details for Benchmark: GU3374
N 36° 51.161
W 120° 03.885 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 248

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location: In MADERA county, CA View Original Datasheet
Designation: RIPPERDAN
Marker Type: NGS Benchmark
Setting: setting not listed - see description
Stability:
Reference Points: GU3379

Found Details for Benchmark: GU3374
N 36 51.161
W 120 03.886
Elev 229

Found it at 15:20, 31 December 2004 as described and in good condition. Both RM1 and RM2 were found in good condition. The adjacent vineyard has been removed and is now an open field. The azimuth mark was found in good condition - see GU3379.

Original NAD83 coordinates were located about 8 feet easterly of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 6 minute occupation with 9 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - Benchmark and GPSr.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - View northeasterly toward Reference Monument No. 1.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - View southeasterly toward Reference Monument No. 2.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - Reference Monument No. 1 detail.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - Reference Monument No. 2 detail.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - Reference Monument No. 1 setting.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - Reference Monument No. 2 setting. View northwesterly toward the Benchmark.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - View north.
GU3374 "RIPPERDAN 1972" - View south.