2009-02-21

GT0950 - 250

County: KINGS
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: N 36° 19.667 (NAD 83)
Long: W 119° 38.833 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 248
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is SCALED.

Designation: 250
Marker Type: survey disk
Setting: light structures
Stability: Mark of questionable or unknown stability.

Documented History (by the NGS)
Unknown by USGS (MONUMENTED)

1/1/1954 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1954 AT HANFORD. AT HANFORD, AT THE INTERSECTION OF WEST 8TH AND NORTH IRWIN STREETS, AT THE SOUTH ENTRANCE TO THE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST LEDGE OF THE EAST GRANITE BALUTRADE, AND 3.4 FEET ABOVE THE GROUND. NEAR THE CENTER OF THE NORTH EDGE OF SECTION 6, T18S, R21E.

1/1/1970 by NGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1970 RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.


FOUND DATA
Lat: N 36° 19.676
Long: W 119° 38.811
Alt: 221

Found USGS benchmark stamped '250.465' at 14:15, February 21, 2009 as described and in good condition. Go to description is adequate. The building is no longer used as a courthouse, but is used for office space, community, and historical purposes.

Published NAD83 coordinates are located about 125 feet west-southwest of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 2 minute occupation with 6 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

Benchmark detail.


The benchmark and the GPSr showing the coordinates.


The east balutrade at the south entrance to the old courthouse.


The south entrance to the old courthouse.


The south entrance to the old courthouse.


Sign over the south entrance to the old courthouse.

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