Geodetic Survey of Canada 68U509
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BWJM
N 43° 24.051 W 080° 26.138
17T E 545700 N 4805484
Quick Description: Geodetic Survey of Canada 68U509
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 5/4/2020 11:26:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM12DFA
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo
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Long Description:

This is a weathered bronze survey monument installed into the vertical concrete support of an informational sign discussing the nearby Huron Road Bridge. It is approximately 40cm above ground level. The informational sign (and the monument) is located approximately 15m SE of the SE corner of the bridge. The sign is adjacent to a paved walking path.

It is obvious that this benchmark has been moved from its original placement. The station report notes:
Concrete bridge, south side of huron road, 0.3 km west from wilson avenue, tablet in south face of southwest abutment, 46 cm below curb of bridge, 3.4 m east from west end of bridge abutment. Reported destroyed 2012-11-26.

See this website for more information: NRC Station Report

Unique Designation: 68U509

Marker Type: Benchmark Disk

Condition: Good

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