Mount Diablo Surveyors Historical Society’s

The winner of the 2005 Magnetic Locator Raffle is: Mr. Richard Skierka of Woodside CA!


Rick operates his own private practice Land Surveying Business in Redwood City, California. Rick is also a licensed Traffic Engineer.


Richard Roy Skierka, LLS, TR
California Professional Land Surveyor No. L 4840

California Professional Traffic Engineer No. 937

Richard Roy Skierka LLS, TR

Licensed Land Surveyor

PO Box 620182

Redwood City, CA 94062-0182

Phone: (650) 851-1236


Congratulations go out to Rick! As well as our thanks for purchasing raffle tickets, including the winning one of course!  We would also like to thank those individuals and/or companies that purchased raffle tickets.  We sold 170 tickets and raised $690. Proceeds from the raffle will be used in support of the goals of the Mount Diablo Surveyors Historical Society to:


 “Collect, Preserve, and Display Artifacts of the Land Surveying Profession”

And of course we would like to thank the Schonstedt Instrument Company for the donation of the model# GA-52Cx metal locator (valued at $860) for our raffle. To show appreciation or for more information about Schonstedt's line of locators, they may be contacted at: Schonstedt Instrument Company, 100 Edmond Road, Kearneysville, WV 25430; Phone: (304) 725-1050 or (800) 999-8280; Fax: (304) 725-1095. or visit them on the web



Past Winners List

2002 - Mr. Larry Perkins - Schonstedt model# # GA-52Cx Photo of Larry w/GA-52Cx
2002 - Mr. Rich Thompson -SubSurface Instruments
2003 - Mr. Robert Nielsen – Subsurface Instruments model# ML-1 (w/soft & hard case) Photo of Robert w/ ML-1
2004 - Mr. Bill Hurdle  – Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd
2005 – Mr. Rick Skierka - Schonstedt model# GA-52Cx

2006 – YOUR NAME COULD BE HERE! – Check back next year

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