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Details for Benchmark: PB0770

N 43° 49.147 W 121° 52.215 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In DESCHUTES county, OR View Original Datasheet
Designation:
CULTUS MOUNTAIN
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Looked for benchmark, found boulder with traces of concrete that MAY have been original location of disk.

Did not see the marker, saw a boulder with concrete in it that had been chiseled out.

[Photos:]
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Documented History (by the NGS)

1/1/1933 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1933 (FGJ) THIS INTERSECTED POINT IS THE HIGHEST POINT OF CULTUS MOUNTAIN, ELEVATION 6470 FEET. THE MOUNTAIN LIES NW OF CRANE PRAIRIE RESERVOIR.

Control Text

  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in October 1991.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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