The winner of the 2011 Magnetic Locator Raffle is: Don Marcott, San Jose, CA!


Don is the retired County Surveyor of Santa Clara County, CA and still practices Land Surveying in private practice in San Jose, California.

Martin Donald (Don) Marcott, PLS
California Professional Land Surveyor No. L 4304

Martin Donald (Don) Marcott, PLS
5042 Amethyst Ct.
San Jose, CA 95136-2601
(408) 265-9869


Congratulations go out to Don! 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 269 tickets and raised $1,105. 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-92XTd metal locator (valued at $1,041) 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, Instruments, model# ML-1 (w/soft & hard case)
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 – Mr. John Pettley- Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd
2007 – Mr. Wayne Johnson – Schonstedt, model# GA-92XTd
2008 – Mr. Gary Dixon - Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd
2009 – KIER & WRIGHT, Santa Clara, CA - Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd Photo of winner w/ GA-92XTd 
2010 – KIER & WRIGHT, Santa Clara, CA - Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd (XTd Photo) Photo of winner w/ GA-92XTd
2011 – Mr. Martin D. (Don) Marcott, San Jose, CA - Schonstedt model# GA-92XTd (Photo of GA-92XTd) Photo of Don w/ GA-92XTD


2012 – YOUR NAME COULD BE HERE! – Check back next year

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