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Details for Benchmark: FV0022

N 35° 31.683 W 120° 42.217 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 787.9

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

Location:
In SAN LUIS OBISPO county, CA View Original Datasheet
Designation:
F 1095
Marker Type:
bench mark disk
Setting:
abutments and piers of large bridges
Stability:
Probably hold position/elevation well.

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Found at N35 31.718 W120 42.269

[Photos:]
photoFV0022 - Atascadero, Ca
photoFV0022 - Setting

I couldn't find it down by the railroad....so came up into the newley developed commercial land. My GPSr said I was right on top of it....but no Joy?

nice early morning walk

[Photos:]
photorailroad bridge

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1968 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1968 3.2 MI NW FROM ATASCADERO. 3.15 MILES NORTHWEST ALONG THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY RAILROAD FROM THE OVERPASS OVER STATE HIGHWAY 41 AT ATASCADERO, 1.7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF TEMPLETON, IN THE TOP AND 1.1 FEET EAST OF THE WEST END OF THE SOUTH CONCRETE ABUTMENT OF BRIDGE 223.38 OVER GRAVES CREEK, 7.7 FEET WEST OF THE WEST RAIL, AND ABOUT 1 FOOT LOWER THAN THE TRACK.
02/01/1989 by NGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1989 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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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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