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Details for Benchmark: AX1364

N 29° 41.233 W 097° 07.867 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 406.6

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

Location:
In FAYETTE county, TX View Original Datasheet
Designation:
S 825
Marker Type:
bench mark disk
Setting:
light structures
Stability:
Mark of questionable or unknown stability.

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Recovered as described in good condition.

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N 29° 41.251 W 097° 07.884

Found by directions of 1943 CGS information. Some wear on disk but readable.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1943 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1943 1 MI W FROM FLATONIA. 1.0 MILE WEST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 90 FROM THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO. RAILROAD STATION AT FLATONIA, FAYETTE COUNTY, AT A LARGE CONCRETE CULVERT, IN THE TOP OF THE WEST END OF THE NORTH HEADWALL, 23 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE HIGHWAY, AND LEVEL WITH THE HIGHWAY. A STANDARD DISK STAMPED S 825 1943.
01/01/1987 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1987 (WCJ) RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
01/01/1988 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1988 (LEG) RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
06/07/1997 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1997 RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.

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  • 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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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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