"Just so everyone knows, I never suggested that a GIS or Google Earth "tie" was an acceptable means of accomplishing the county requirements. I second, third, and fourth the concept that GIS is inherently inaccurate. That said,…"
"Jesse and James are spot on.
1. The County probably wants a tie to the nearest published geodetic control monument. Hopefully NGS. Ask or search if there is an available county survey control database.
2. The county…"
"I don't see the elevations of the points, or have photos of the site, or have been to the site, but this topo looks totally legitimate to me. I say that because I've shot, drafted, surfaced, etc. on hundreds of miles of borrow ditch…"