Triangulation Station LACY 1972 w/ No Azmuth Set - PID DX5244
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vader!
N 33° 52.271 W 116° 59.666
11S E 500514 N 3747873
Quick Description: Well marked and so easily found at the top of a small hill overlooking hwy 79 north of Hemet/San Jacinto and south of Beaumont.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/18/2009 7:35:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM6TEF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 6

Long Description:
Station
33°52.271'N
116°59.666'W

RM # 1
33°52.27'N
116°59.671'W

RM # 2
Coming Soon

TO REACH THE STATION FROM THE INTERSECTION OF CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 79 AND GILMAN SPRINGS ROAD, 6 MILES SOUTH OF BEAUMONT, GO NORTH ON CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 79 FOR 2.1 MILES. STATION IS ON A RIDGE 250 FT EAST OF CENTERLINE CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 79. STATION MARK AND REFERENCE MARKS ARE STANDARD CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS 3 IN DISKS IN OCTAGON SHAPED CONCRETE MONUMENTS. STATION MARK IS STAMPED LACY 1972, IS 0.85 MILE SOUTH FROM ROAD TO LAMB CANYON SANITARY FILL, ON A RIDGE CUT BY CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 79, 134 FT SOUTH OF MILE POST 36.33, 250 FT EAST OF CENTERLINE CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 79, 4 FT WEST OF METAL WITNESS POST AND PROJECTS 0.1 ABOVE GROUND. REFERENCE MARK 1 IS STAMPED LACY R.M. NO 1 1972, IS 23 FT SOUTHWEST OF METAL WITNESS POST, 4.7 LOWER THAN STATION AND FLUSH WITH THE GROUND. REFERENCE MARK 2 IS STAMPED LACY R.M. NO 2 1972, IS 20 FT NORTHWEST OF METAL WITNESS POST, 5.5 LOWER THAN STATION AND FLUSH WITH THE GROUND. NO AZIMUTH MARK WAS SET. HEIGHT OF LIGHT ABOVE STATION MARK 1.5 METERS.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: LACY 1972

Benchmark Agency: California Division of Highways (CA)

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION Disk

County: RIVERSIDE COUNTY

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): USGS SAN JACINTO Quad, California

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: DX5244

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest U.S. Benchmarks
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.