DESERT PARK RM 1

NGS PID:
FP0274
Coordinates:
N 35.07575° W 109.769466°
Location:
Elevation:
5815.75 ft.
Type:
Reference Mark Disk
Setting:
Square Concrete Monument
Year Established:
1936
Established By:
NGS
Status:
Recovered
Condition:
Good as of September 19, 2008

For more information, see: DESERT PARK

A report on the condition of this survey mark has been submitted to NGS, along with the following recovery note:

Recovered in good condition. Interstate 40 now follows the path of the former U.S. Highway 66 in this area. Access the mark via the Petrified Forest exit from I-40 (exit 311). Follow Park Road in a generally northeasterly direction for approximately 1 mile to a park service road on the right. Follow the service road approximately 0.6 miles northeasterly to the station and reference marks on the right.

NGS Reference Mark Disk DESERT PARK RM 1
NGS Reference Mark Disk DESERT PARK RM 1
Eyelevel view of the reference mark in the concrete monument.
Eyelevel view of the reference mark in the concrete monument.
Construction vehicles and a small mesa to the north.
Construction vehicles and a small mesa to the north.
Looking SE toward the witness post and station mark.
Looking SE toward the witness post and station mark.

For more information, see: DESERT PARK