Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Collier Township 1875 Creation shape report of commissioners (docket) mouth of Hodgens run where the west line of the Borough of Chartiers intersects Chartiers Creek

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 by the western line of Chartiers Borough N 4.25° W 1833.645 ft. small Hickory in the road corner of land of Heirs of Joseph Cubbage and land of Mansfield B. Broom
2 by line of school districts No. 1 + 2 of Robinson Township N 36° W 6204 ft. post
3 near the line of Nesbit, Nixon, McMillan + Negly south N 1e-13° E 1650 ft. post in centre of new road in Campbells run
4 up said run by the sources of said new road and near the precinct line N 80° W 338.25 ft. sugar tree
5 S 74.5° W 627 ft. post
6 S 70.75° W 561 ft. post on land of Mrs Mitchel
7 N 72° W 168.96 ft. post
8 N 34.75° W 191.4 ft. Beech
9 N 39.25° W 92.4 ft. beech
10 N 66° W 95.7 ft. hickory
11 N 67.5° W 460.02 ft. hickory on land of James Kelso
12 N 74.25° W 364.98 ft. post
13 N 61° W 158.4 ft. small hickory
14 N 57° W 178.2 ft. post
15 N 48.75° W 352.44 ft. post
16 N 71.75° W 561 ft. post
17 N 57.25° W 330 ft. post on land of Henry Schaffer
18 N 45° W 396 ft. post
19 N 27° W 148.5 ft. post
20 S 86.5° W 113.52 ft. post
21 N 67.5° W 924 ft. post, near Leonard Donalds line?
22 by the precinct line by the Glass and Montour road S 53.25° W 160.38 ft.
23 S 86.5° W 321.75 ft.
24 N 55.75° W 158.4 ft. post
25 N 65° W 198 ft. post
26 N 84.833333333333° W 138.6 ft.
27 S 72.5° W 363.33 ft.
28 N 49.25° W 99 ft.
29 N 25.5° W 225.72 ft.
30 N 6.75° W 267.3 ft.
31 N 76.333333333333° W 297 ft.
32 N 74° W 1037.52 ft.
33 N 74.4° W 247.5 ft.
34 S 72° W 198 ft.
35 S 89° W 99 ft.
36 N 69° W 207.9 ft.
37 N 50.25° W 455.4 ft.
38 N 63.75° W 248.49 ft.
39 N 70.5° W 297 ft.
40 N 74.75° W 251.46 ft. post
41 S 52.616666666667° W 316.8 ft. post
42 S 71° W 594 ft.
43 N 86.366666666667° W 148.5 ft. post
44 N 80° W 362.34 ft.
45 N 81.25° W 2612.28 ft. Lintons run
46 down the same S 58° W 1336.5 ft. post
47 S 53.166666666667° W 247.5 ft. Pinkertons run
48 down Pinkertons run S 12° E 1633.5 ft. post
49 S 1.5° E 1584 ft. sycamore
50 S 9° E 1626.24 ft. sycamore
51 across Robinsons run S 6.5° W 8052 ft. white oak in ridge? of land belonging to Oakland Coal Company
52 through land of said Coal Co and Ebenezer Nesbit S 2° E 4306.5 ft. Hickory on line of said Ebenezer Nesbit and Waters heirs
53 through lands of said Ebenezer Nesbit and John M Nesbit S 63.516666666667° E 3272.115 ft. post at the south east corner of the barn of the said John M Nesbit
54 through land of said John M. Nesbit S 80.75° E 1473.12 ft. post near road
55 down Thom's run S 72° E 2854.5 ft. post
56 S 65.5° E 2172.72 ft. swamp Elm
57 S 41.5° E 1405.8 ft. post
58 S 74.5° E 940.5 ft. white oak
59 N 79.5° E 792 ft. white oak
60 N 85.5° E 1163.25 ft. post
61 S 56.5° E 594 ft. centre of Chartiers Creek at the mouth of Thom's run
62 down Chartiers Creek by the several courses thereof point where the line of Scott township intersects said creek
63 by the line of Scott township up steep hollow to white a head of same and N 17° W 1772.1 ft. its intersection with Robinsons run
64 down said run and Chartiers Creek place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Collier Township 1875 Creation yes Jun 7, 1875