Department of Water Resources - "KING" - PID DH6899
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NightKnight
N 38° 25.043 W 121° 28.834
10S E 632646 N 4253219
Quick Description: Possibly a reset for JS1046 - at the southeast corner of Harbor Point and Galen in Laguna West. Listed in the CA County Archives but not in GC.com. County description below.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/8/2007 9:11:59 AM
Waymark Code: WM1H1J
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 39

Long Description:
DESCRIBED BY CA DEPT OF WATER RES 2002 (WLB) THE STATION IS IN THE WESTERN PART OF ELK GROVE, IN LAGUNA WEST, ABOUT 12 MI SOUTH OF SACRAMENTO. FROM THE INTERSECTION OF INTERSTATE 5 AND LAGUNA BLVD EXIT, DRIVE EAST ON LAGUNA BLVD ABOUT 0.4 MI TO THE FIRST INTERSECTION, HARBOUR POINTE RD AND TURN RIGHT. DRIVE SOUTH FOR 0.7 MI TO GALEN DR AND TURN LEFT AND THE STATION IN THE SOUTHEAST QUADRANT OF THE INTERSECTION. ALTERNATIVELY, FROM THE INTERCHANGE OF I-5 AND ELK GROVE BLVD. TO THE SOUTH, GO EAST ON ELK GROVE BLVD. FOR 0.4 MI TO THE INTERSECTION WITH HARBOUR POINTE DRIVE. TURN LEFT AND GO NORTH 0.7 MI ON HARBOUR POINTE DRIVE TO THE INTERSECTION WITH GALEN DRIVE AND THE STATION ON THE RIGHT THE MARK IS A 3.5-IN-DIA DWR BRASS DISK SET IN THE TOP OF THE CURB AT THE BACK (8.9 FT SOUTHEAST OF THE EDGE OF THE PAVED STREET) AND IN THE CENTER OF A SIDEWALK DROP CURB RAMP, 46.0 FT EAST OF THE CENTERLINE OF HARBOUR POINTE DRIVE, 46.0 FT SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF GALEN DRIVE, 24.7 FT SOUTHWEST OF THE WEST END OF A DROP INLET ON GALEN DR, 17.6 FT NORTH OF A POST FOR A STOP SIGN, AND 4.2 FT NORTHWEST OF THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE METAL COVER FOR AN UNDERGROUND (SMUD) UTILITY VAULT. THE STATION WAS OBSERVED AS PART OF THE DWR DELTA 2002 SUBSIDENCE NETWORK HEIGHT MODERNIZATION SURVEY.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: KING - PID DH6899

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: Disk (unspecified type)

Monumentation type (if other): HT_MOD

County: Sacramento County, City of Elk Grove

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: USGS QUAD FLORIN (1980)

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from an online local database were used

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

NGS PID: DH6899

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

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

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