Santa Clara Valley Water District BM-48 Reset, Palo Alto, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TimberToo
N 37° 25.455 W 122° 08.124
10S E 576499 N 4142288
Quick Description: Santa Clara Valley Water District reset disk on the south side of the Park Blvd. bridge over Matadero Creek in Palo Alto, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/1/2007 10:22:39 PM
Waymark Code: WM1RJB
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 46

Long Description:
The disk is set in a concrete sidewalk on the south side of the bridge on Park Blvd. over Matadero Creek. It is undated. This bridge was rebuilt in 1990 so we assume the reset was placed sometime after that date. In July there is very little water in the concrete creek channel.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: SCVWD BM 48 RESET

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: other (not any of the below)

County: Palo Alto

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Palo Alto

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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