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Details for Benchmark: FV0791

N 35° 19.400 W 120° 25.483 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 1321.8

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:
G 536
Marker Type:
bench mark disk
Setting:
in rock outcrop
Stability:
Most reliable and expected to hold position/elevation well.

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Found at N35 19.423 W120 25.506.

[Photos:]
photoFV0791 - Pozo, Ca
photoFV0791 - Setting

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1956 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1957 by NGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1957 4.1 MI NW FROM POZO. 1.6 MILES WEST ALONG SANTA MARGARITA MOUNTAIN ROAD FROM THE POZO GUARD STATION AT POZO, THENCE 2.5 MILES NORTHWEST ALONG A PAVED ROAD, IN R 14 E, T 30 S, IN THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 12, IN THE TOP OF A MASSIVE BEDROCK OUTCROP, 46.4 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST END OF A LOCKED STEEL GATE ACROSS THE ROAD, 56 FEET NORTHEAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE ROAD, 40.6 FEET NORTHEAST OF A FENCE, AND ABOUT 12 FEET HIGHER THAN THE ROAD.

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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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