Gonzales Round Municipal Tank - Gonzales, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 36° 30.743 W 121° 26.322
10S E 639805 N 4041914
Quick Description: The Gonzales water tower can be seen from miles away.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2009 1:18:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM68BR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 7

Long Description:
"DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 (CAA) STATION IS LOCATED IN THE EAST SECTION OF GONZALES AND JUST SOUTHEAST OF THE INTERSECTION OF 5TH STREET AND RINCON ROAD. STATION IS A ROUND METAL WATER TANK PAINTED WHITE, HAS GONZALES PAINTED ON THE NORTH AND SOUTH SIDES OF TANK, IS SUPPORTED BY THREE TUBULAR LEGS, HAS RED LIGHT ON TOP AND IS APPROXIMATELY 125 FEET HIGH. POINT INTERSECTED WAS TOP AND CENTER."
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: Gonzales

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: Elevated Tank

County: Gonzales

Special category (optional): Not listed

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: GU3595

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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