79C449 - Greenwood, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 02.895 W 118° 54.257
11U E 360854 N 5434566
Quick Description: This Canada Geodetic Survey benchmark is about 7 km. east of Rock Creek, BC along the Crowsnest Highway. This one is opposite the house with the lions.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 10/29/2014 2:06:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMMRG9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
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Long Description:

This BM is near the centre of a small, low rock cut on the south side of the highway. Easy to spot - I think B saw it from the car as we drove up.

Tablet Marking: 79C449
Mapsheet: NTS PENTICTON 82E.006.1.4
Marker Type: TABLET
Date of Marker Installation: 1979-01-01
CSDB ID: 79C449
NAME: BM 79-C-449
Marker Location:
SMALL ROCK CUT ALONG HIGHWAY NO.3, DIRECTLY OPPOSITE BROWN,WOOD SIDED HOUSE, 7.7KM EAST OF INTERSECTION WITH HIGHWAY NO.33,TABLET IN NORTH FACE AT CENTRE OF CUT, 10.3M SOUTH OF CENTRE LINE OF ROADWAY,80CM BELOW TOP OF ROCK,SLIGHTLY BELOW ROAD LEVEL.
From GeoBC

79C449

Unique Designation: 79C449

Marker Type: Benchmark Disk

Condition: Good

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