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Details for Benchmark: LL0060

N 40° 51.400 W 104° 29.283 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 5291.99

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

Location:
In WELD county, CO View Original Datasheet
Designation:
E 310
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 in good cond.

[Photos:]
photoLL0060 1952
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N 40° 51.421 W 104° 29.338

Bench Mark E 310 was recovered as described, in good condition.

This mark was found along Rd. 120, otherwise it was as described.

[Photos:]
photoBench Mark E 310 w/GPSr
photoBench Mark E 310
photoBench Mark E 310 from Eye Level
photoNorth at Bench Mark E 310
photoEast at Bench Mark E 310

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1952 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1952 15.2 MI SW FROM GROVER. 0.3 MILE NORTHWEST ALONG THE CHICAGO, BURLINGTON AND QUINCY RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT GROVER, THENCE 5.9 MILES WEST ALONG A GRAVELED ROAD, THENCE 1.0 MILE SOUTH ALONG A GRAVELED ROAD, THENCE 4.95 MILES WEST ALONG A GRAVELED ROAD, THENCE 3.1 MILES WEST ALONG A DIRT ROAD, 0.3 MILE WEST OF A WINDMILL, 60 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTER LINE OF AN EAST AND WEST DIRT ROAD, 3 FEET SOUTH OF A WITNESS POST, SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST WHICH PROJECTS 0.2 FEET ABOVE THE GROUND.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were scaled from a topographic map and have an estimated accuracy of +/- 6 seconds.
  • The orthometric height was determined by differential leveling and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in June 1991.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.
  • The dynamic height is computed by dividing the NAVD 88 geopotential number by the normal gravity value computed on the Geodetic Reference System of 1980 (GRS 80) ellipsoid at 45 degrees latitude (G = 980.6199 gals.).
  • The modeled gravity was interpolated from observed gravity values.

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