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San Francisco Water Department No. 72
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member budd-rdc
N 37° 30.824 W 121° 52.447
10S E 599500 N 4152460
Quick Description: Benchmark located on the border between Mission Peak Regional Preserve and San Francisco Water District Land.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/22/2006 1:32:06 PM
Waymark Code: WMD8Z
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 28

Long Description:
The benchmark is a San Francisco Water Department bronze disk stamped No. 72 embedded in a metal bracketed concrete post next to a wooden post of a fence bordering the Mission Peak Regional Preserve and the San Francisco Water District Land. There are several ways to get here: Hike in from Sunol Regional Wilderness and head west for approximately 4 miles on the Ohlone Wilderness Trail, or hike behind the north side of Mission Peak from at least 3 different entrances and get on the Eagle Trail, then head northeast on the Laurel Loop Trail toward the Ohlone Wilderness Trail. Elevation is estimated to be around 2000'.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: No. 72

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

County: Alameda

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Niles

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

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

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  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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