EBMUD Triangulation Station Range 1949
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member swmorrisroe
N 37° 45.329 W 122° 04.087
10S E 582088 N 4179094
Quick Description: This is a typical benchmark disc in concrete.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/16/2009 6:55:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM61EZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
Views: 6

Long Description:
This is a metal disc: EBMUD Triangulation Station Range 1949. It is located on EBMUD watershed property near Castro Valley, California. To begin your hike to this benchmark, start at the Chabot Staging Area on Redwood Road near Castro Valley. Inexpensive EBMUD Trail Use Permit required, but obtainable on line or at various EBMUD locations. Check the EBMUD website. Start on the Ramage Peak Trail. At the fork, go east up the Bay Area Ridge Trail. It is a steep long climb to Dinosaur Peak, so named because of the rock formations. The benchmark is in concrete closer to the larger rocks.
There is a metal pole about five feet away. Beautiful view including CSU East Bay, Coyote Hills, San Francisco and the Bay.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: EBMUD Triangulation Station Range 1949

Benchmark Agency: Not listed

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION disk

County: Castro Valley, Alameda County

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Not listed

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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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