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Survey  Information Files Online

A comprehensive and statewide database of historic survey records is available for a fee to the public. These online records include data from government agencies, private surveyors, companies and railroads.

The charge for unlimited access to the database is $200 per year or $100 for three months.  Pricing structure is subject to change without notice.

If you want to set up an account or have any questions about this site or the use of this research tool, please call 360-902-1190 during regular work hours or
e-mail.

Government Agencies

  • Federal General Land Office and Bureau of Land Management: Field notes and plats for the township, mineral, Homestead Entry Survey, Donation Land Claim, Indian reservations, allotment, and military reservation surveys. This file contains the official and duplicate notes and plats, the triplicate plats and the tract books.
  • State: Department of Natural Resources, Department of Transportation, University of Washington, the old Department of Conservation, Department of Fish and Wildlife.
  • Local: King County Aerial Survey, Tacoma Hydroelectric Project, various county plats, unrecorded plats of King County.
  • Other: United States Geological Survey, Washington State Reclamation Service, National Geodetic Survey, United States Army Corps of Engineers, Bonneville Power Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, Washington or federal archives, International Boundary Commission, US Navy field books.


Private Historic Surveyors and Companies

  • Jesse Allen
  • Orland L. Anderson
  • Charles McKay Anderson
  • J. Ayers
  • John Baima
  • Al Bell
  • Black Diamond Historical Museum
  • D. Bosworth
  • Phillip Botch
  • Henry Brooks
  • Vic Carlson
  • Grant Chandler
  • Phillip Chapman
  • Duffy, Lawver & Kumpf
  • Malcolm Edwards
  • Jack Eller
  • D. Ellersick
  • Ruskin Fisher
  • Henry Gile
  • M.E. Halvorsen
  • J.L. Henderson
  • Edward Hobson
  • Gary Holmvig
  • John Hoskins
  • Mason County Logging Co.
  • Mayr Brothers Logging Co.
  • Murray-McCormick
  • Blaine McGillicudy
  • Robert McKiddy
  • Gilbert McMaster
  • James McPherson
  • John Meehan
  • Ray Mueller
  • Newell, Gossett & Walsh
  • L.A. Nicholson
  • Ken Oyler
  • Palmer Coking Coal Co.
  • C. Parker 
  • W.G. Peebles
  • Pope & Talbot Indexes
  • Robert Powell
  • George Raper
  • C. Rich
  • T.A. Rixon
  • George Robertson
  • Ruskin Fisher
  • Scott Paper Co.
  • Roy Storey
  • J.D. Swift
  • W.O. Watson
  • Guy Wheeler
  • Whitacre Engineering
  • Anderson, Hoskins and Baima
  • Carl Berry
  • Neil Burgess
  • Vic Carlson - Kosmos Timber Company
  • Chandler Engineers
  • Civilian Conservation Corps Field Book
  • Vernon Scott Cole
  • Russell Davis
  • Robert Edwards
  • English Timber Company
  • Eric Feasey
  • Albro Gardner
  • J.B. Gearhart
  • Georgia Pacific Corporation
  • Arvid Grant
  • Ken Gregory
  • Hieber & Crossman
  • Al Hitchings
  • Samuel J. Humes
  • International Paper
  • J. Neils Lumber Company
  • Jones and Associates
  • Klickitat County Public Works Field Books
  • Klickitat County Surveyor's Book "A"
  • Warden Kroger
  • Lake Chelan
  • Lewis County Unrecorded Surveys
  • Long Bell
  • Morford & Mowry
  • John Parsons
  • Paulson, Potter & Associates
  • Puget Sound Pulp and Timber Company
  • Richardson and Richardson
  • Horace Sada
  • Clarence Shain
  • Buford Stalker
  • Stevens County Public Works Unrecorded Surveys
  • Twin Harbors & Raymond Lumber Company
  • B. Roy Thunem
  • Milton Treftz
  • Mike Webb
  • LNB Wey
  • Robert Worthington
  • Horton Dennis And Associates (Inc Records of Gardner & Gardner, Whitworth, Ruskin Fischer)
  • Horton Dennis And Associates (Inc Records of Gardner & Gardner),  (Gardner, Gardner & Hitchings)

 

Railroads

  • Milwaukee RR R/W plats and field books
  • R/W plats for all of the active and some of the inactive railroads in Washington
  • The NPRR Land Examination field books
  • The Everett and Monte Cristo RR
  • The U.S. Navy RR-Shelton to Bangor
  • SP&S Railway in Klickitat County

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 Contacts

Public Land Survey Office
PO Box 47030
1111 Washington St SE Olympia, WA 98504-7030
360-902-1190 or 1-888-902-1190
Fax 360-902-1191
plso@dnr.wa.gov

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