Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Collier Township-South Fayette Township 1891 Boundary Realignment line after decree (docket) centre of Chartiers Creek near the mouth of Tom's Run being the first of the points named in said petition

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 up the valley of said Run N 72.5° W 1204.5 ft. W. Walt
2 S 81.5° W 290.4 ft. syc.
3 S 76° W 1320 ft. Elm
4 S 85° W 602.25 ft. Sugar tree
5 N 86.5° W 623.7 ft. point
6 across the line of the Pittsburgh Chartiers + Youghiogheny Railroad where said Railroad crosses said Tom's Run N 13° W 148.5 ft.
7 N 60° W 698.94 ft. point
8 N 35.916666666667° W 1130.91 ft. post
9 N 64.9° W 1683 ft. White Oak
10 N 72.833333333333° W 754.875 ft. White Oak on lands of Samuel Jordan
11 N 72.5° W 1881 ft. Swamp Elm a little west of Federal Station being the second of the points named in said petition

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 Boundary Realignment Collier Township-South Fayette Township 1891 Boundary Realignment yes Dec 19, 1891