USFS 6, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 43° 40.850 W 121° 03.074
10T E 657077 N 4838269
Quick Description: #6 in a series of 9 benchmarks set by the USDA Forest Service in 1929 along or near the Brooks-Scanlon logging railroad grade.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 6/2/2006 6:28:55 PM
Waymark Code: WME3N
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member seventhings
Views: 3

Long Description:
Set in 1929 by U.S.Forest Service, marked 6, elev 5240. This benchmark was set in a rock outcrop along the Brooks-Scanlon railroad grade. At M.P. 32.30 on Rd. 18 climb up the hill to the east to the railroad grade. Benchmark is in rock outcrop about 10 west of centerline of railroad grade.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 6

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: Deschutes

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): China Hat

Find type: Searched @ "BM" on a topographic map

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

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