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Pierson Park Benchmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member KingJR
N 40° 18.276 W 105° 29.761
13T E 457848 N 4461683
Quick Description: Recovered Department of Agriculture Benchmark
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 11/26/2005 2:44:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM45G
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 26

Long Description:
Recovered this US D.O.A./Forest Service Benchmark while ATVing in Pierson Park. I belive this is a reference mark disk as there are two bearing trees nearby. I'm led to believe that there are more disks in the area, but time to explore was not on our side this day. Only one of the trees took me right to this disk, but I found the disk before I found the trees.

This BM borders private property which is listed as a shooting range on the private property sign. I walked down to confirm that a homeowner up on a hillside has actually created a shooting range in this area.

You are safe to stand at this disk location, just do not wander onto the private land.


Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: L.S. 12083

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service

Monumentation type: REFERENCE MARK Disk

County: Larimer

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Panorama Peak (or Longs Peak)

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

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  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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