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Details for Benchmark: HO0199

N 37° 54.867 W 113° 15.450 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 5179.1

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

Location:
In IRON county, UT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
H 38
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 another one.

[Photos:]
photoHO0199
photoLooking towards Lund

Found!

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photoho0199.jpg

Recovered in good condition. No dim roads could be seen in the area! Coordinates were close enough to get us on the benchmark without having to spend very much time searching.

[Photos:]
photoH 38 along the old Lund highway.
photoH 38 looking west.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1928 by USGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1928 11.6 MI SE FROM LUND. ABOUT 11.6 MILES SOUTHEAST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 19 FROM LUND, IRON COUNTY, 21 FEET WEST OF A DIM CROSSROADS, AND 42 FEET NORTHWEST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY. A UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY STANDARD DISK, STAMPED H 38 1928 AND SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST.

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  • The NAVD 88 height was computed by applying the VERTCON shift value to the NGVD 29 height (displayed under SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL.) The vertical order pertains to the superseded datum.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