Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Crook 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.

Corner survey information is indexed in a searchable database at the surveyor's office.

Records at the Chukar Point Building, Crook County Surveyor's Office:
Corner Monument [Restoration Field Books], vol. 1-52, 1986-present (52 volumes);
Corner Restoration Index Map [modified Metsker's wall map], ca.1964-present (1 map);
County Corner Forms [Restoration], ca.1970-present (25 volumes);
[Filed Surveys-includes some corner restoration information], 1908-2007 (32 inches of aperture cards);
[Filed Surveys-includes some corner restoration information-hanging mylar plats-by survey number], no. 1-4091, 1908-present (ca.12 cu.ft.);
Permanent Surveys [Record-includes plats, field notes, and corner restoration information], 1908-1953 (1 volume).


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