2009-03-08

HR0480 - H 703

County: FRESNO
State: CALIFORNIA

PUBLISHED DATA
Lat: N 37° 07.050
Long: W 119° 30.333
Altitude: 2196.6
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is SCALED.

Designation: H 703
Marker Type: bench mark disk
Setting: in a boulder
Stability: May hold, but of type commonly subject to surface motion.

Documented History (by the NGS)
1/1/1943 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1943 3.8 MI N FROM AUBERRY. 3.8 MILES NORTH ALONG THE NORTH FORK ROAD FROM THE POST OFFICE AT AUBERRY, FRESNO COUNTY, NEAR THE MIDDLE OF A HORSESHOE CURVE, 150 FEET WEST OF AN OLD ROAD, 40 FEET SOUTH OF A GROUP OF BOULDERS, 18 FEET WEST OF A FENCE LINE, AND IN THE TOP OF A LONE BOULDER. A STANDARD DISK, STAMPED H 703 1943.


FOUND DATA
Lat: N 37° 07.026
Long: W 119° 30.314
Alt: 2199

Found USC&GS mark stamped "H 703 1943" at 17:35, March 8, 2009 as described and in good condition. Go to description is adequate. Approximately 18 feet west of the centerline of Powerhouse Road, and 10 feet north of the centerline of a dirt road heading west.

Published NAD83 coordinates are located about 173 feet northwest of the found WGS84 coordinates. WGS84 coordinates for the mark found by 3 minute occupation with 6 strong satellites and 1 WAAS satellite.

Benchmark detail.


Benchmark and the GPSr.


View southeasterly. The mark is set in the top of the rock adjacent to the dirt road.


View southerly down Powerhouse Road. The mark is set in the top of the rock.


View westerly across Powerhouse Road. The mark is set in the top of the rock.


View northerly up Powerhouse Road. The mark is set in the top of the rock.


View easterly. The mark is set in the top of the rock adjacent to the dirt road.

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