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Details for Benchmark: FV0587

N 35° 39.300 W 120° 22.750 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 1040.7

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:
W 559
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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Found at N35 39.323 W120 22.768.

[Photos:]
photoFV0587 - Shandon, Ca
photoFV0587 - Setting

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1957 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1970 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1970 AT SHANDON. AT SHANDON, 0.2 MILE WEST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 41 FROM THE POST OFFICE, AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF A FENCE AROUND THE DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS MAINTENANCE STATION, 32 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 2 1/2 FEET SOUTHWEST OF A FENCE CORNER POST, 12 FEET EAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF AN ASPHALT ROAD SOUTH ALONG THE WEST SIDE OF A FENCE, 1.3 FEET WEST OF A FENCE, 1.2 FEET NORTH OF A WITNESS POST, ABOUT LEVEL WITH THE HIGHWAY, AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST PROJECTING 0.2 FOOT ABOVE THE GROUND. SEC 20, T26S, R15E
05/08/1990 by USPSQD (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1990 (LML) 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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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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