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Details for Benchmark: AX1404

N 29° 45.250 W 097° 13.800 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 344.7

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

Location:
In FAYETTE county, TX View Original Datasheet
Designation:
X 822 RESET 1963
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.

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Recovered as described in good condition.

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Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1963 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 7.0 MI NE FROM WAELDER. ABOUT 6.6 MILES NORTH ALONG FARM ROAD 1115 FROM THE JUNCTION OF U. S. HIGHWAY 90 AND FARM ROAD 1115 IN WAELDER, GONZALES COUNTY, TO THE ELM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH, THENCE 0.2 MILE, EAST, ALONG FARM ROAD 1115 TO A ROAD FORK, THENCE RIGHT FORK, EAST, ALONG FARM-TO-MARKET ROAD FOR 0.2 MILE TO BENCH MARK, 99 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF ROAD, 342 FEET EAST OF A SIDE (MEASURED ALONG THE RIGHT-OF-WAY FENCE) WHICH LEADS NORTH, 49 FEET SOUTH OF A T-FENCE CORNER, AND 1 FOOT SOUTH OF A METAL WITNESS POST, AT THE EAST SIDE OF A LOT FENCE. A STANDARD DISK STAMPED X 822 RESET 1963 AND SET IN A 12 X 12 IN. CONCRETE POST WHICH PROJECTS ABOUT 8 INCHES. IT IS AT TEXAS HIGHWAY STATION 442 + 16.
06/08/1991 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1991 (HY) 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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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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