72C003 - Creston, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 07.037 W 116° 34.926
11U E 530494 N 5440577
Quick Description: There are several Geodetic Survey of Canada and British Columbia Control Survey markers on the big double arch bridge over the Kootenay River west of Creston. This one is a G.S. of C. Benchmark on the northwest corner of the bridge.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 3/13/2014 8:38:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMKB9E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
Views: 1

Long Description:
NRCAN:
SIT AT HIGHWAY NO.3 BRIDGE OVER KOOTENAY RIVER
ABOUT 4.8 KM NW'LY FROM CRESTON P.O., 4.5 KM
WEST FROM JUNCTION OF HIGHWAYS NO.3 AND 3A. IN
TOP OF NORTHWEST ABUTMENT IN FRONT OF CONCRETE
GUARD RAIL 3 CM NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHWEST
CORNER OF THE ABUTMENT.
GEOD. S. OF C. PRECISE LEVELLING.
MKD BY TABLET SET INTO CONCRETE.
Unique Designation: 72C003

Marker Type: Benchmark Disk

Condition: Good

Visit Instructions:
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