USFS J, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 43° 28.678 W 121° 06.309
10T E 653245 N 4815638
Quick Description: Another in a series of benchmarks set by the USDA Forest Service in 1929 along or near the Brooks-Scanlon logging railroad grades.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 6/23/2006 7:16:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMFG9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
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Long Description:
Set in 1929 by U.S.Forest Service, marked J, elev 4609. This benchmark was set in a rock outcrop west of Rd. 3145. To reach the benchmark go 0.7 miles south along Rd. 3145 from the junction of Rd. 3145 and 2435. Benchmark is on outcrop about 50 feet west of road.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: J

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

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

County: Lake

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Hole-in-the-Ground

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

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): 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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