05U623 (DCXXIII) - Ontario Legislature Building, Toronto ON
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo
N 43° 39.717 W 079° 23.549
17T E 629611 N 4835582
Quick Description: This old benchmark dates back to 1905. Located near the southwest corner of the Ontario Legislature building (Queen's Park).
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 5/26/2014 9:30:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMKT73
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
Views: 15

Long Description:
Site Identification
Name Province NTS map sheet Unique Number Provincial Identifier
DCXXIII Ontario 030M11 05U623

Horizontal Data

Coordinates scaled from map

Latitude Longitude
43° 39' 39.6" 79° 23' 34.8"
Zone Easting (metres) Northing (metres) Scale
17 629571.934 4835476.643 .99981
Vertical Data
Vertical Datum Elevation (m) Order Method Gravity (mGal) Published Year
CGVD2013 New 108.883 First order Differential 980429.6 ± .7 2013
CGVD28 109.291 First order Differential 980429.6 ± .7 1960
Station Marker
Marker Type Inspected in Established by Status Comments
Permanent agency marker 1905 Public works canada (pwc) Good None



Provincial parliament building, bolt in west wall, 30 cm north of second window from southwest corner, in first course of stonework above window sill.

Unique Designation: 05U623

Marker Type: Bolt

Condition: Good

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