Benchmark - M039008

Benchmark Number M039008
Established In 2003
Condition GOOD
Latitude 69.438225
Longitude -132.994402
Reference Benchmark Yes
Vertical Datum Code UNKNOWN
Description A Geodetic Survey of Canada bronze tablet with forced centering hole, mounted on top of a 25 centimetre diameter wooden pole which is drilled vertically into the ground at Cache Point in Tuktoyaktuk. The wooden pole is installed approximately 6 metres into the ground and extends 1 metre above the surface. The pole is located 3 metres east of the Tide Gauge building which is 10 metres east of the road leading to the DEW Line Station. The benchmark is located 1.5 metres west of a second wooden pole protruding 2 metres above ground, supporting a GPS antenna.

NOTE: When levelling from this BM first remove the GPS antenna plug, after finishing replace the plug.

High accuracy coordinates taken from NRCan Station Report.

Date Elevation Status Vertical Datum Code
2019-08-31 5.113 ACTIVE CD