QD0945 - USCGS A371 - 1942 - Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 03.669 W 121° 19.292
10T E 634431 N 4880034
Quick Description: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey benchmark A371.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 2/29/2012 7:18:22 PM
Waymark Code: WMDW7K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
This mark is located on NW Drake Road in Bend, Oregon. The cap is located at the northeast corner of Lot 10, Block 4, about 25 feet northwest of the center line of Drake Road and about 6 feet northwest of a powerpole. The cap was set in a square concrete post by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in 1942 and was marked A371.
NGS PID QD0945 - (visit link)
DESCRIBED BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1963 IN BEND. IN THE WEST PART OF BEND ALONG DRAKE ROAD AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 10, BLOCK 4, AT HOUSE NUMBER 1426, WHICH IS OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY MR. PHIL BROGAN. THE MONUMENT IS 200 FEET NORTH OF THE CENTER OF NASHVILLE AVE., 25 FEET WEST OF THE CENTER OF DRAKE ROAD AND 1 FOOT EAST OF A WHITE BOARD FENCE. THE MONUMENT PROJECTS 10 INCHES.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: A371

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: BENCH MARK (or B.M.) disk

County: Deschutes

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Bend

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from the NGS database (or Geocaching's copy of it) were used

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

NGS PID: QD0945

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

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  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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