EW0942 - "G1147"
Found EW0942 on 16 February 2019 at 16:47 as described and in good condition. The described 2'x2.5' outcrop is a stand-alone boulder without distinguishing markings. There is no witness post, but fallen survey lath was found nearby.
Adjacent marks EW0940 (T 24 CADT) and EW0941 (F1147) were also located and found in good condition.
Found Details for Benchmark: EW0942
N 34° 52.832, W 118° 10.042 (NAD 83)
Published Details for Benchmark: EW0942
N 34° 52.817, W 118° 10.033 (NAD 83)
Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is ADJUSTED and location is SCALED.
Location: In KERN County, CA
Designation: T24 CADT
Marker Type: bench mark disk
Setting: in rock outcrop
Stability: Most reliable and expected to hold position/elevation well.
Documented History (by the NGS)
01 Jan 61 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
01 Jan 73 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1973 1.3 MI N FROM ROSAMOND. 1.1 MILES NORTH ALONG SIERRA HIGHWAY FROM THE INTERSECTION OF ROSAMOND BOULEVARD AT ROSAMOND, THENCE 0.2 MILE WEST ACROSS COUNTRY, IN THE TOP OF A 2- BY 2 1/2-FOOT OUTCROP WHICH PROJECTS ABOUT 2 FEET ABOVE THE GROUND, 81.4 FEET NORTHEAST OF BENCH MARK F 1147, 120.0 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER LINE OF A FRONTAGE ROAD, 56.8 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST FACE OF A LARGE OUTCROP WHICH PROJECTS ABOUT 15 FEET ABOVE THE GROUND, 51.7 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER LINE OF A DIRT ROAD, ABOUT 14 FEET HIGHER THAN THE FRONTAGE ROAD AND ABOUT 7 FEET HIGHER THAN THE DIRT ROAD. SEC 8, T9N, R12W.
01 Jan 77 by NGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1977 RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
|EW0942 "G1147 1961" - Benchmark detail.|
|EW0942 "G1147 1961" - Benchmark setting in a 2'x2.5' outcrop, about 12" to 15" above the adjacent grade.|
|EW0942 "G1147 1961" - Benchmark setting. View northerly along the frontage road and State Route 14.|
|EW0942 "G1147 1961" - Benchmark setting. View southeasterly toward EW0940, the frontage road and State Route 14.|
|EW0942 "G1147 1961" - Benchmark setting. View southwesterly toward EW0941.|