2012-10-29

TBM 1414

TBM 1414 is a part of the City of Fresno benchmark network, although it is in the City of Clovis.  THIS MARK WAS NOT FOUND.  Described as "Chiseled square on curb, west side of Clovis, 45' north of Second Street."  Mark was most likely removed a number of years ago.

Number: TBM 1414
Type: Chiseled Square
Elev: 359.532
N/S Street: Clovis Avenue
E/W Street: Second Street
Description: CHISELED SQUARE ON CURB, WEST SIDE OF CLOVIS, 45' NORTH OF SECOND STREET

Fresno City TBM 1414 setting - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Chiseled square on curb, west side of Clovis, 45' north of Second Street."  View south toward Second Street.
Fresno City TBM 1414 setting - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Chiseled square on curb, west side of Clovis, 45' north of Second Street."  View north along Clovis Avenue from Second Street.

TBM 1415

TBM 1415 is a part of the City of Fresno benchmark network, although it is in the City of Clovis.  THIS MARK WAS NOT FOUND.  Described as "Chiseled square on curb, south return, southwest corner of First Street and Clovis Avenue."  Mark was most likely removed during new wheelchair ramp construction.

Number: TBM 1415
Type: Chiseled Square
Elev: 360.737
N/S Street: Clovis Avenue
E/W Street: First Street
Description: CHISELED SQUARE ON CURB, SOUTH RETURN, SOUTHWEST CORNER OF FIRST STREET & CLOVIS

Fresno City TBM 1415 setting - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Chiseled square on curb, south return, southwest corner of First Street and Clovis Avenue."  Mark was most likely removed during new wheelchair ramp construction.  View east across Clovis Avenue.

Fresno City BM 496

BM 496 is a part of the City of Fresno benchmark network, although it is in the City of Clovis.  THIS MARK WAS NOT FOUND.  When the monument was set, it was a brass cap (probably 2" diameter) set on a curb top.  Construction of an improved return with pedestrian & wheel chair ramps and a pedestrian island between the vehicle travel lanes most likely resulted in the removal of the brass cap.

Number: BM 496
Type: Brass Cap
Elev: 361.336
N/S Street: Clovis Avenue
E/W Street: Bullard Avenue
Description: BRASS CAP ON CURB, 3' WEST OF WEST RETURN, SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SIERRA & CLOVIS

Fresno City Benchmark BM496 setting location - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Brass cap on curb, west return, soutwest corner of Sierra Avenue and Clovis Avenue."  Construction of a wider return and pedestrian island has removed BM496.  View east toward pedestrian island and across Clovis Avenue.
Fresno City Benchmark BM496 setting location - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Brass cap on curb, west return, soutwest corner of Sierra Avenue and Clovis Avenue."  Construction of a wider return and pedestrian island has removed BM496.  View northeast toward pedestrian island and intersection of Clovis Avenue and Sierra Avenue.
Fresno City Benchmark BM496 setting location - MARK NOT FOUND - Described as "Brass cap on curb, west return, soutwest corner of Sierra Avenue and Clovis Avenue."  Construction of a wider return and pedestrian island has removed BM496.  View north toward pedestrian island and across Sierra Avenue.

Fresno City BM 495


BM 495 is a part of the City of Fresno benchmark network, although it is in the City of Clovis.  It is easily found and accessible, and fairly well protected, near the base of a large brick barbeque in the Treasure Ingmire City Park.

Number: BM 495
Type: Brass Cap
Elev: 357.703
N/S Street: Clovis Avenue
E/W Street: Sierra Avenue
Description: BRASS CAP ON EAST END OF CONCRETE BASE OF BARBEQUE PIT FOUNDATION, 130' SOUTH OF SIERRA, 115' WEST OF CLOVIS

Fresno City Benchmark BM495 detail.
Fresno City Benchmark BM349 setting location.  Described as "Brass cap on east end of concrete base of barbeque pit foundation, 130' south of Sierra Avenue, 115' west of Clovis Avenue."  View westerly.
Fresno City Benchmark BM349 setting location.  Described as "Brass cap on east end of concrete base of barbeque pit foundation, 130' south of Sierra Avenue, 115' west of Clovis Avenue."  View westerly. (BM495 between barbeque pit and trash can.)