Donald Poole PLS

Donald Poole, PLS, is president of Outermost Land Survey Inc. (OLS), Brewster Mass. He was a licensed surveyor in Tennessee, West Virginia and Kentucky before relocating back to his original hometown of Cape Cod in 1983. Poole founded OLS in 2002 after spending 18 years managing the survey department of a medium-sized engineering firm.


Survey for a friend

Posted By donald poole on 2/23/2010 at 3:00 PMLast week was school vacation week here in MA so the kids and I had a "staycation"...A friend of mine has a small 5 acre
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Stone Bound

Posted By donald poole on 10/21/2009 at 4:05 PMHere is one way to set a bound. Note: I DId NOT set this bound but I did find it, and it
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The client wanted a granite bound

Posted By donald poole on 5/1/2009 at 12:41 PMSo that was yesterdays chore, setting two granite bounds for the client in Brockton, about 1.5 hours away from my office.Of course
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Web Exclusive: Pilgrim's Progress

In 1620, the Pilgrims rounded the north tip of Cape Cod and anchored at what is now Provincetown Harbor, Mass. During the next few days, explorations were made from this harbor by Myles Standish and company culminating in the discovery and subsequent theft of corn at what we now call Corn Hill in Truro. ...
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More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.


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