2009-03-10

GT1661 - LEE RM 1

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

THIS MARK WAS ORIGINALLY VISITED ON FEBRUARY 16, 2003

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: N 36° 54.867
Long: W 119° 31.200
Altitude: 602.3
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is SCALED.

Designation: LEE RM 1
Marker Type: reference mark disk
Setting: set into the top of a round concrete monument
Stability: May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1950 by CGS (MONUMENTED)

1/1/1972 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1972 2.2 MI NE FROM ACADEMY. 2.2 MILES NORTHEAST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 168 FROM THE JUNCTION OF MADSEN AVENUE AT ACADEMY, ABOUT 300 YARDS EAST OF A POND, 42.1 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 63.85 FEET WEST AND ACROSS THE HIGHWAY FROM THE STATION, 1.1 FEET EAST OF A FENCE, ABOUT 2 FEET HIGHER THAN THE HIGHWAY, AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST PROJECTING 0.1 FOOT ABOVE THE GROUND. SEC 1, T12S, R22E.


FOUND DATA
Lat: N 36° 54.891
Long: W 119° 31.239
Alt: 596

Found USC&GS reference mark stamped "LEE NO1 1950" at 17:15, March 10, 2006 as described and in good condition. Go to description is adequate. 1 foot east of a Carsonite witness post.

Published NAD83 coordinates are located about 229 feet souteast of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 2 minute occupation with 9 strong satellites and 2 WAAS satellites.

Reference mark detail.


The reference mark and the GPSr.


Reference mark setting.


View westerly at the reference mark setting.


View northerly up Morgan Canyon Road (State Route 168).


View westerly at the reference mark setting.


View southerly down Morgan Canyon Road (State Route 168).

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