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Details for Benchmark: AX0106

N 29° 31.067 W 096° 04.150 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 120.5

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is VERTCON and location is SCALED. (more info)

Location:
In WHARTON county, TX View Original Datasheet
Designation:
BERNARD 2 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.

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Found this one in good shape and with a witness post.

[Photos:]
photoBenchmark BERNARD 2 RM 1 (AX0106)
In East Bernard, Texas
photoDetails benchmark BERNARD 2 RM 1 (AX0106)
photoArea view benchmark BERNARD 2 RM 1 (AX0106)

Found in good condition.

[Photos:]
photoDisk Closeup
photoDisk Area

Documented History (by the NGS)

1/1/1954 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1954 0.85 MI S FROM EAST BERNARD. 0.85 MILE SOUTH ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 60 FROM ITS JUNCTION WITH U.S. HIGHWAY 90 A AT EAST BERNARD, 41 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 83.7 FEET SOUTH OF TRIANGULATION STATION BERNARD 2 1954, 29 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF A ROAD LEADING NORTHWEST, 4 FEET NORTH OF A FENCE CORNER, SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.
6/7/1991 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1991 (RAL) RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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