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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Klamath County Records Inventory

Corner Survey Records

1858-[ongoing]

Series documents the establishment and/or restoration of survey corners or monuments by the county surveyor or registered land surveyors. Records include maps, field survey restoration notes, historical notes, and indexes. Information includes description of corners; existing markers; descriptions of new markers and any changes made to the locations; property owners; township, range, and section numbers; donation land claim information; date the new markers were set; and surveyor's signatures.

Records at the Klamath County Government Center, Surveyor's Office Public Research Room:
[Assessor's Maps-modified to index surveys and corner restorations], ca.1858-present (13 volumes);
Bearing Trees of U.S. Surveys Corner Restoration Record [copies], ca.1858-present (10 volumes);
Corner Ref. [Reference Record-to roads], 1976-present (3 binders);
Corner Search & Restoration Record, ca.1858-ca.1974 (.40 cu.ft.);
Field Notes of Surveys in Oregon Klamath Reservation [includes corner restorations-with index], vol. 8-11, ca.1866-ca.1899 (4 volumes);
[Metsker's Atlas of Klamath County Oregon-modified to document corner restoration actions-with index], ca.1961 (1 volume); n.d. (1 volume).

Records at the Klamath County Government Center, Surveyor's Office Vault Room 241:
Bearing Trees of U.S. Surveys Corner Restoration Record [original], vol. 1-9, ca.1858-present (9 volumes);
Section Corners and Witness Trees [Record], 1946-1949 (1 volume).

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