Recent Changes for "Meridian Road" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Meridian_RoadRecent Changes of the page "Meridian Road" on Davis Wiki.en-us Meridian Roadhttp://daviswiki.org/Meridian_Road2011-06-14 08:24:06CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Meridian Road<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> All of the land in ["Davis"], and all of the unlettered county roads are placed in one mile-ish squares (the Earth is curved a little) based on this meridian. This system determined how the federal government granted much of the land in the central valley. (Closer to the coast, the Spanish ranchos had more to do with land ownership.) </td> <td> <span>+</span> All of the land in ["Davis"], and all of the unlettered county roads are placed in one mile-ish squares (the Earth is curved a little) based on this meridian. This system determined how the federal government granted much of the land in the central valley. (Closer to the coast, the <span>["</span>Spanish<span>"]</span> ranchos had more to do with land ownership.) </td> </tr> </table> </div> Meridian Roadhttp://daviswiki.org/Meridian_Road2009-02-25 20:44:30JasonAller+links, there is also a monument just north of putah creek and east of CR98 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Meridian Road<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> -<span>&nbsp;'''Meridian Road''' is a north-</span>south road, roughly located between Dixon and Vacaville. The Meridian refers to its location on the principal meridian for NorCal for the US Public Land Survey. If you were to travel due south from the road, you'd hit the peak of Mt. Diablo, a prominent geological landmark. </td> <td> <span>+ '''Meridian Road''' is a north</span>-south road, roughly located between <span>["</span>Dixon<span>"]</span> and Vacaville. The Meridian refers to its location on the principal meridian for NorCal for the US Public Land Survey. If you were to travel due south from the road, you'd hit the peak of Mt. Diablo, a prominent geological landmark. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> All of the land in Davis, and all of the unlettered county roads are placed in one mile-ish squares (the Earth is curved a little) based on this meridian. This system determined how the federal government granted much of the land in the central valley. (Closer to the coast, the Spanish ranchos had more to do with land ownership.) </td> <td> <span>+</span> All of the land in <span>["</span>Davis<span>"]</span>, and all of the unlettered county roads are placed in one mile-ish squares (the Earth is curved a little) based on this meridian. This system determined how the federal government granted much of the land in the central valley. (Closer to the coast, the Spanish ranchos had more to do with land ownership.) </td> </tr> </table> </div> Meridian Roadhttp://daviswiki.org/Meridian_Road2009-02-25 20:36:25BrentLaabsthe things you learn in class <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Meridian Road<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Meridian Road''' is a north-south road, roughly located between Dixon and Vacaville. The Meridian refers to its location on the principal meridian for NorCal for the US Public Land Survey. If you were to travel due south from the road, you'd hit the peak of Mt. Diablo, a prominent geological landmark.<br> + <br> + All of the land in Davis, and all of the unlettered county roads are placed in one mile-ish squares (the Earth is curved a little) based on this meridian. This system determined how the federal government granted much of the land in the central valley. (Closer to the coast, the Spanish ranchos had more to do with land ownership.)</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>