U.S. Public Land Survey

Certificates of Location of Government Corner and
Statements of Evidence



Road WorkCertificate of Location of Government Corners
PLS corner certificates are available at the following map:
http://winonaco.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=9d5cb70733fc4e8bb1dce749b85a1fa8

File names use the following system:

-The first digit of the corner name represents the last digit of the Township.
-The second digit of the corner name represents the last digit of the Range.
-The third and fourth digit of the corner name represents the Section Number.
-All quarter corner files are South or West and all section corners are Southwest, unless they fall on the north county line. They represent the last one or two letters in the corner name.
"S" = South quarter corner
"SW" = Southwest Section Corner
"W" = West quarter corner
"N" = North quarter corner
"NW" = Northwest Section corner
"C" = Center of Section
 
The Winona County Board has adopted a remonumentation policy.