T16S R9E S12 R10E S7 1/4 COR - Deschutes County, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Cooke17513
N 44° 12.208 W 121° 35.124
10T E 613026 N 4895444
Quick Description: PLSS quarter corner set by USDA-Forest Service, Richard Clark in 1984; National Forest Survey Corner Visitation Card, Index File No. 0157
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 2/3/2015 5:18:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMNB0J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
At the intersection with Hood Avenue in Sisters, turn onto Elm Street, which becomes FR16 in 0.4 miles. From the intersection, continue generally S for 5.9 miles. Turn left onto the new alignment of FR1610 and continue about 1.0 miles. Turn right on FR1620-150 and continue 0.4 miles to an unmarked intersection. Turn right and continue about 790' NNW along the unmarked road to the corner on the right.
Type of survey mark: 2-1/2" brass cap on galvanized iron pipe in a mound of stones; rising 1"

What indicators are near the mark to help people identify where it is located?:
The corner is about 60' E of the road. Found two ponderosa pines each with a partly healed, scribed blaze, a yellow BEARING TREE tag and an ATTENTION sign on the reverse side. In addition, there is an orange Carsonite witness post with PROPERTY BOUNDARY and LAND SURVEY MARKER decals. Based on field measured GPS UTM grid coordinates, the present quarter corner bears S89.0°W from WAYMARK WMNAVH, 10550' distant.

What property is this mark defining?:
The land E of the corner is a part of Skyline Forest, presently owned by Fidelity National Timber; else Deschutes National Forest. See also Oregon Corner Restoration Record, Index File No. 0311, filed in the Deschutes County Surveyors Office.

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