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Details for Benchmark: DW0706

N 33° 39.867 W 114° 14.217 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 893.1

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

Location:
In LA PAZ county, AZ View Original Datasheet
Designation:
HI JOLLY 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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Spotted while doing the geocache nearby.

Found with RoxieMama when we stopped in Quartzsite for a couple geocaches.

with ParkerSaru on a trip to Phoenix

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Found it in good shape.

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photoHI JOLLY RM1

Found as described while visiting Hi Jolly cache.

Found in great shape

Found as described

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photoDW0706

It's right where it should be.

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photoHiJollyRM1closeup

Found in good shape, as described.

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photoDW0706

Found in good condition.

Found along with the station, while doing the Hi Jolly virtual. Road-tripping, so will add picture when I'm home. edit on 3/20 to add photo

[This entry was edited by dixiedawn on Friday, March 20, 2009 at 8:33:43 PM.]

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photoHi Jolly RM1

found as discribed lynn and elaine

Recovered in good condition.

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photoWith the GPSr

Found in good condition, as described.

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photoHI JOLLY NO 1

Pretty easy to find. Don't they will all be like that.

N 33° 39.867 W 114° 14.217

Found this monument to be in good condition. My coors. were N 33 39.870, W114 14.201.

near virtual cache

This was fairly easy today, looking for the one no one has found so far. Thanks, RiffRaff2

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Easy find from the Hi Jolly tomb.

Found this reference mark.

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photoHi Jolly RM 1
The disk.

Found it... Went to the hi jolly cache, saw the benchmark and decided to take a picture of it.

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photoHi Jolly benchmark
Hi Jollybenchmark Quartzsite, Arizona.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1949 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1962 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1962 0.6 MI NW FROM QUARTZSITE. ABOUT 0.4 MILE WEST ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 60 AND 70 FROM THE POST OFFICE AT QUARTZSITE, THENCE 0.2 MILE NORTH ALONG A GRAVEL ROAD TO THE QUARTZSITE CEMETERY, 36.7 FEET SOUTH OF TRIANGULATION STATION HI JOLLY, 4.5 FEET WEST OF CEMETERY FENCE, 10 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE GRAVE STONE OF JAY LESLIE KIRLIN, 43.0 FEET SOUTH OF A WOODEN WITNESS POST, AND IS SET IN TOP OF A CONCRETE POST FLUSH WITH THE GROUND.

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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