CX0887: Y 253 - Nutt NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 32° 33.836 W 107° 27.929
13S E 268528 N 3605627
Quick Description: The benchmark is 1.2 miles southeast of Hwy 27; 80 feet southeast of Hwy 26 near Nutt. New Mexico.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 11/26/2013 5:34:31 AM
Waymark Code: WMJJTC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
Views: 1

Long Description:
1952/01/01 by CGS (MONUMENTED)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1952 1.1 MI SW FROM NUTT. 1.1 MILES SOUTHWEST ALONG STATE HIGHWAY 26 FROM ITS JUNCTION WITH STATE HIGHWAY 27 AT NUTT, 84 FEET SOUTHEAST OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE HIGHWAY, 17 FEET NORTHWEST OF A FENCE, MIDWAY BETWEEN TWO POWER POLES WHICH ARE 10 FEET APART, 2.6 FEET NORTHWEST OF A WITNESS POST, SET IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE POST WHICH PROJECTS 0.4 FOOT ABOVE THE GROUND.

1980/01/01 by NGS (GOOD)
RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1980 RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: Y 253

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Benchmark Agency (if other): n/a

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

Monumentation type (if other): n/a

County: Luna County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Nutt

Special Category (if other): n/a

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: CX0887

Local database's URL (optional): [Web Link]

Special category (optional): Not listed

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