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Details for Benchmark: RA1078

N 45° 04.105 W 117° 05.217 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 0

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

Location:
In WALLOWA county, OR View Original Datasheet
Designation:
RUSSELL MTN LOT
Marker Type:
lookout tower
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Found the lookout with ease. Looked for a standard benchmark, but according to the notes there isn't one - just the tower.

Documented History (by the NGS)

01/01/1954 by USGS (FIRST OBSERVED)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1954 LOCATED ABOUT 6 MI NE. OF CORNUCOPIA, 1 MI N. OF FISH LAKE GUARD STATION. ON PARTIALLY TIMBERED RIDGE RUNNING E.-W. TO REACH FROM HALFWAY, FOLLOW WELL MARKED RD. TO FISH LAKE GUARD STATION. CONTINUE N. ON MAIN-TRAVELED RD. TO SIGN RUSSELL MTN LO. FOLLOW THIS RD. TO LOT. STATION MARK--CENTER OF LOT. RMS--NONE SET.

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.