Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation: Clearfield shape act where the line dividing Cannon's and Brodhead's district strikes the west branch of Susquehanna river

Courses and Distances

Note: This is an abstract, and not a transcription, of the description, which has been made to facilitate mapping that is not of surveying or engineering quality. Courses and distances have been converted to decimal degrees and feet, respectively, and some corrections may have been made. Users are cautioned to examine the original description.

Point Thence Course Distance To
1 north along the said district line N until a due west course from thence will strike the southeast corner of M'Kean county
2 west along the southern boundary of M'Kean county W line of Jefferson county
3 southwesterly along the line of Jefferson county S W where Hunter's district line crosses Sandy-lick creek
4 south along the district line S canoe place on Susquehanna river
5 easterly course E southwesterly corner of Centre county, on the heads of Mushanon creek
6 down the Mushanon creek the several courses thereof its mouth
7 down the west branch of Susquehanna river place of beginning

Change Measurement Units

Courses:  Degrees; Degrees & minutes; or Degrees, minutes, & seconds.
Distances:  Feet; Feet & inches; Rods; Rods & feet; Rods, feet, & inches; or Chains.

Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804