60U3327 - Geodetic Survey of Canada BM - Hamilton ON
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bon Echo
N 43° 17.906 W 079° 47.706
17T E 597733 N 4794660
Quick Description: A First Order Primary Vertical Control disk found in the concrete foundations for the Eastport Drive liftbridge.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 2/19/2014 8:26:57 AM
Waymark Code: WMK666
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
Views: 1

Long Description:
This disk is located on the Southwest corner of the Eastport Drive liftbridge structure, along the pedestrian trail pass under Eastport Drive.

Here is the information listed for station No 3327:

Station Report

Site Identification
Name Province NTS map sheet Unique Number Provincial Identifier
3327 Ontario 030M05 60U3327

Horizontal Data

Coordinates scaled from map

Latitude Longitude
43° 17' 59.0" 79° 47' 46.0"
Zone Easting (metres) Northing (metres) Scale
17 597649.134 4794802.94 .99972
Vertical Data
Vertical Datum Elevation (m) Order Method Gravity (mGal) Published Year
CGVD2013 New 76.264 First order Differential 980,402.2 ± .8 2013
CGVD28 76.696 First order Differential 980,402.2 ± .8 1999
Station Marker
Marker Type Inspected in Established by Status Comments
Permanent agency marker 1999 Geodetic survey division - nrcan Good None


Accessible by passenger car or light truck and a walk of less than 50 m.


C.n.ry. And highway no. 20, vertical lift bridge over canal at entrance to hamilton harbour, tablet in northwest face of southeast concrete abutment, 30 cm northeast of northwesterly corner and 30 cm above ground level.

Unique Designation: 60U3327

Marker Type: Vertical Control Disk

Condition: Good

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