2014-11-29

GU1162 - G363

Published details for Benchmark: GU1162
N 36° 42.750
W 120° 02.033 (NAD 83)
Altitude: 222.5
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is SCALED.

Location: In FRESNO county, CA View Original Datasheet
Designation: G 363
Marker Type: bench 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)

1/1/1953 by CGS (MONUMENTED)


1/1/1959 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1959 2 MI SE FROM KERMAN. 1.0 MILE EAST ALONG THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT KERMAN, THENCE 0.55 MILE SOUTH ALONG GOLDEN ROD AVENUE, THENCE 0.5 MILE EAST ALONG CHURCH AVENUE, AT BLAND AIRPORT, 28 1/2 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE AVENUE, 248.6 FEET WEST OF THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE WEST ONE OF TWO SMALL HANGARS, IN LINE WITH THE SOUTHWEST EDGE OF THE NORTHWEST-SOUTHEAST DIRT RUNWAY, 124.8 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF A SMALL WHITE HOUSE, 75 1/2 FEET SOUTHEAST AND ACROSS THE AVENUE FROM A POWER POLE, 1.8 FEET SOUTH OF A WITNESS POST, ABOUT 1/2 FOOT HIGHER THAN THE AVENUE, AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST PROJECTING 0.1 FOOT ABOVE THE GROUND.

Found details for Benchmark: GU1162
GU1162 was searched for at 12:00, 29 November 2014.

The mark was not located. The described airport, house, and hangers no longer exist, although one of the farm buildings south of the road may have been one of the hangers.

No new coordinates were taken.

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