Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Coos County Records Inventory
Corner Survey Records
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 Coos County Courthouse, Surveyor's Office:
Corner History Sheets [Survey], ca.1857-present (2 cu.ft.);
[Corner Survey Color Coded Wall Index Map], n.d. (1 map);
[Private or Public Cornerstone Restoration and Bearing Tree Record], vol. 1-26, 1886-present (26 volumes);
Remonumentation Cards, 1970-1983 (.10 cu.ft.);
Surveyors Record BT [Bearing Tree-Corner Survey-title varies], vol. 1-6, 1885-present (6 volumes).
Records at the Coos County Courthouse, Surveyor's Drafting Office:
[County Surveyor Field Books-includes corner survey notes], 1967-present (96 binders).