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Canadian BenchmarksBM 79A005 - Coleman, AB

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This benchmark is in the large high school north of Highway 3 on the east end of Coleman. In the south foundation, it is close to the southwest corner. Painted over with at least fifteen coats, it is still readable and still visible from a distance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 1444-D - Coleman, AB

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In the foundation of the Coleman Post Office, this Benchmark disc is in the west wall, just above ground near the southwest corner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks117 - Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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This Hydrographic Service Canada benchmark is located at the southern corner of the main wharf at the Pacific Biological Station at 3190 Hammond Bay Road in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks2-1984 - Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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This Hydrographic Service Canada benchmark is located at the northwest corner of the main wharf at the Pacific Biological Station at 3190 Hammond Bay Road in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks3-1984 - Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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This Hydrographic Service Canada benchmark is located at the top of the ramp to the lower floats at the Pacific Biological Station at 3190 Hammond Bay Road in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksInternational Boundary Commission Marker - Saturna Island, British Columbia, Canada

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This International Boundary Commission marker is located on a rock outcrop just south of the old foghorn building at East Point on Saturna Island, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks1-1965 - Saturna Island, British Columbia, Canada

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This Hydrographic Service Canada benchmark is located in the top of a 1.5 foot tall concrete pyramid at East Point on Saturna Island, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks78H8621 - Duncan, British Columbia, Canada

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This marker - also named "Sicker" - is located underneath a small cairn and hairy manzanita plant at the top edge of a bluff about 200 metres southwest of the summit of Mount Sicker near Duncan, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBenchmark "First Post" - St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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A plaque on site notes that this disk "... is symbolic of the beginning of the second century of surveying in Canada and is a first post in a unified system of precisely co-ordinated survey points."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 8/8/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBenchmark - Reference Mark No. 1 - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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The U.S. military had a presence at Cape Spear during WWII and installed this benchmark. Cape Spear was of strategic importance because it was a good location to protect St. John's Harbour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 8/8/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian Benchmarks6530358

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This marker is near the northeast corner of the intersection of Moodie and Robertson in Bells Corners.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/6/2015

last visited: 9/2/2015

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 2034 - Yarmouth, NS

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Mounted on a square concrete monument, this benchmark does not appear on the NRCAN database.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksCHS6-1984 - North Rustico, PEI

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This benchmark, monumented by the Canadian Hydrographic Service in 1984, is at the corner of the south foundation wall of the North Rustico lighthouse. The lighthouse is just east off the south end of Harbourview Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM NBDPW - St George, NB

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This New Brunswick Department of Public Works Benchmark is on the Brunswick Street bridge over the Magaguadavic River in St George.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 92B072 - Woodstock, NB

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92B072 can be found in the foundation of Christ Anglican Church on the northeast side of Highway 165, just a couple of kilometres south of Woodstock. It's toward the rear of the northeast wall, just around the corner from the rear steps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksSurvey Marker 896 - Meductic, NB

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Beside the old section of Fort Meductic Road was once a CNHS plaque for Meductic Indian Village. The concrete monument remains, but the plaque has been removed. 61E896 is mounted atop a low concrete monument just north of that monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 912G - RR Bridge - Annapolis Royal, NS

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On the abandoned railroad bridge over the Allain River just south of Annapolis Royal, 912G is in the top of the pier at the north end of the north girder section. It has been sufficiently damaged that it is essentially unreadable.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 546B - Amherst, NS

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546B is in the foundation of the Old Post Office and Customs Building in Amherst. It is just above ground level and about 6 feet south of the right hand (north) doorway. 546B is a bolt, not a disc.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksGravity Net Station - Chester, NS

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Down at the waterfront in Chester, this Gravity Net Station is pretty easy to find. Look for the green globe shaped sun dial, then look down. It is mounted alongside 32N2028 on a square concrete monument under the sundial. The disc is not marked.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 76P515 - Central United Church - Dunstaffnage, PEI

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The Central United Church is part of the small community of Dunstaffnage, PEI, about 6.5 kilometres northeast of Charlottetown on Highway 2. 76P515 is in the front concrete foundation, toward the eastern corner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: 8/3/2015

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 76P390 - Tryon United Church - Tryon, PEI

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The Tryon United Church is a Canadian National Historic Site, so it richly deserves a benchmark of its own. 76P390 is in the red sandstone foundation of the buttress in the bell tower, to the left of the entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 75N558 - Post Office - Boylston, NS

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This benchmark is in the foundation of the front wall of the Boylston post office, below the windows and just above the ground. The small post office is set back a bit from Highway 16 on the west side of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 79A504 - Okotoks, AB

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On North Railway Street in Okotoks, this benchmark is in the concrete foundation of the west (side) wall of the old Beattie General Store (an Alberta Heritage Property), directly across the street from the railway station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBM 87D - Ft. Mcleod, AB

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This benchmark is in the stone foundation of the old courthouse in Fort MacLeod, which is now the town hall. It's in the left corner of the front wall as one faces the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksTeslin, YT Geodetic Benchmark - Teslin, YT Canada

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A small sign on the lawn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kjohn73

location: Yukon Territory, Canada

date approved: 7/22/2015

last visited: never

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