CASTLE POINT

NGS PID:
LY2465
Coordinates:
N 41.7031° W 74.2733°
Location:
Elevation:
2192 ft.
Type:
Triangulation Station Disk
Setting:
Bedrock
Year Established:
1942
Established By:
NGS
Status:
Recovered
Condition:
Good as of May 22, 2009
A report on the condition of this survey mark has been submitted to NGS, along with the following recovery note:

The station and reference marks 1 and 2 were recovered in good condition. The marks are located in Minnewaska State Park Preserve, on a high ledge along the Blueberry Run Path near its intersection with the Castle Point Carriageway.

Autonomous (non-corrected) handheld GPS coordinates for RM 1 are 41 42 11.5(N) 074 16 23.3(W).

Autonomous (non-corrected) handheld GPS coordinates for RM 2 are 41 42 11.3(N) 074 16 24.5(W).

NGS Triangulation Station Disk CASTLE POINT
NGS Triangulation Station Disk CASTLE POINT
Eyelevel view of the disk set into bedrock. The boulder shows blazes indicating that the Blueberry Run Path basically passes right over the station.
Eyelevel view of the disk set into bedrock. The boulder shows blazes indicating that the Blueberry Run Path basically passes right over the station.
Looking off into the distance with the station in the foreground.
Looking off into the distance with the station in the foreground.
Reference Objects
Designation Status Condition Image
CASTLE POINT RM 1 Recovered Good NGS Reference Mark Disk CASTLE POINT RM 1
CASTLE POINT RM 2 Recovered Good NGS Reference Mark Disk CASTLE POINT RM 2