GIRR

NGS PID:
LY2633
Coordinates:
N 41.119241° W 74.945486°
Location:
Elevation:
689 ft.
Type:
Geodetic Control Survey Disk
Setting:
Rock Outcrop
Year Established:
1938
Established By:
New Jersey Division of Conservation and Development
Status:
Recovered
Condition:
Good as of April 19, 2008
Previous recovery attempt (April 10, 2007): see GIRR.
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 station is a geodetic control survey disk. This land is now part of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The top of the knoll can be accessed via a short hike through open woods from Old Mine Road.

Handheld GPS coordinates for RM 1 are 41 07 09.4(N) 074 56 43.0(W). Handheld GPS coordinates for RM 2 are 41 07 10.1(N) 074 56 44.4(W).

NJDCED Geodetic Control Survey Disk GIRR
NJDCED Geodetic Control Survey Disk GIRR
Tools of the trade
Tools of the trade
The mark is indeed "below ground"!
The mark is indeed "below ground"!
Eyelevel view of the disk in rock outcrop.
Eyelevel view of the disk in rock outcrop.
View of the area after excavating the mark
View of the area after excavating the mark
Reference Objects
Designation Status Condition Image
GIRR RM 1 Recovered Good NJDCED Reference Mark Disk GIRR RM 1
GIRR RM 2 Recovered Good NJDCED Reference Mark Disk GIRR RM 2