Survey of Oyster Bars, Kent County, Maryland; Description of Boundaries and Landmarks and Report of Work of United States Coast and Geodetic Survey in Cooperation with United States Bureau of Fisheries and Maryland Shell Fish Commission

Survey of Oyster Bars, Kent County, Maryland; Description of Boundaries and Landmarks and Report of Work of United States Coast and Geodetic Survey in Cooperation with United States Bureau of Fisheries and Maryland Shell Fish Commission

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...base of monument. General locality.--Southern shore of Corsica River on Wash Point about 2 miles east of Chester River, one-half mile west of Rocky Point, and one-fourth mile southeast of Ship Point. (See Chart No. 30.) Immediate locality.--Observed station is on a marsh Doint about 1 foot above high water, 15 yards east of shore, 13 yards west of a pond, and surrounded by dense growth of bushes. Marks.--Observed station is center point of triangle on standard cement monument projecting 8 inches above surface of ground. Subsurface mark is center of 2-inch tile pipe buried with top 2 inches below base of monument. References.--'" "Melfield"(S3054'W) o 00 00 Left tangent of peak of barn 24 38 Earle windmill 53 43 Left edge of Earle Wharf house '56 38 East chimney of house 86 14 South chimney of house 120 55 West chimney of house 217 12 North one of two cedar trees on hill 267 01 Nail in blaze in hackberry tree (12 inches diameter) 326 23 50 Nail in blaze in pear tree (15 inches diam-eter) 345 11 50.SHIP. General locality.-Northern shore of Corsica River on Ship Point at west side of entrance to Etnorys Creek, about 1"i miles east of Chester River, and f1ve-eighths mile east of Emory Wharf. (Sec Chart No. 30.) Immediate locality.-Observed station is on a marsh point covered with bushes about 1 foot above high water, 6 yards west of shore, and 75 yards south of a cedar tree covered with grape vines. Marks.--Observed station is center point of triangle on standard cement monument projecting 3 inches above surface of ground. Subsurface mark is center of 2-inch tile pipe buried with top 2 inches below base of monument. General locality.--Northern shore of Corsica River about 1 mile east of Chester River, five-eighths mile...show more

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  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236895126
  • 9781236895127