Benchmark - 72-U-169

Benchmark Number 72-U-169
Established In 1972
Latitude 44.443495
Longitude -81.403892
Reference Benchmark No
Vertical Datum Code UNKNOWN
Setting NA
Description A G.S.C. bronze tablet stamped 72-U-169 and set in a concrete wharf for pleasure boats in Port Elgin, Ontario, on the shores of Lake Huron opposite an orange building (Casino), immediately northeast of public beach. Tablet in top of wharf at southeast end at 90 degree corner of the wharf, 4.8 m NE of lamp standard with control box, 4.2m NE of west edge and 0.3m SE of north edge of the wharf.

Coordinates updated October 2018 based on field sheet and Google Earth (previous position: 44.445, -81.401944). Condition updated to destroyed based on May 2019 field notes, pier likely resurfaced in 2013.

Date Elevation Status Vertical Datum Code
N/A 177.942 ACTIVE IGLD1985
1992-01-01 1.942 ACTIVE CDIGLD1985