88HA004 - Grand Forks, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 00.525 W 118° 20.412
11U E 401992 N 5429293
Quick Description: This is one of a small handful of BC Control Survey markers on the road to the little community of Gilpin, just east of Grand Forks, BC.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 10/20/2014 8:51:05 PM
Waymark Code: WMMPNK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
Views: 0

Long Description:
This marker is on the south side of Gilpin Road and about 10 km. by road from the Highway 3 bridge in Grand Forks. easiest way to get here it via Whitehall Road south off Highway 3, then east on Gilpin Road. A little tricky to spot, it's mounted on a horizontal face on the rock, requiring one to be slightly above it in order to see it.

Tablet Marking: 88HA004
Mapsheet: NTS PENTICTON 82E.009.1.2
Marker Type: TABLET
Date of Marker Installation: 1988-01-01
CSDB ID: 88HA004
NAME: BM 88HA004
Marker Location
Brass tablet set in rock 3m. West of large rock cut on South side of gravelled access road to Gilpin and 2.1 km East of Manley Meadows Road. Tablet approx 1.5 m above road elevation.
From GeoBC

88HA004

Unique Designation: 88HA004

Marker Type: Benchmark Disk

Condition: Good

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