Initial Point of the Gila and Salt River Base Line and Meridian - Avondale, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ILuvAZ
N 33° 22.630 W 112° 18.366
12S E 378507 N 3693862
Quick Description: Initial Point of the Gila and Salt River Base Line and Meridian - Avondale, AZ
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 5/25/2014 7:34:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMKT23
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Located at the top of Monument Hill, this benchmark is the point of reference that most of Arizona was surveyed from. From this point, east and west is the Gila and Salt River Baseline; and north and south is the Gila and Salt River Meridian. This is the baseline and principal meridian for the state.
Line type: Historical meridian

Tolerance: The current declination for the initial point is 12° east.

If other type, please explain.: Not listed

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