Metes and Bounds Description Detail


Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Downingtown Borough 1961 Ordinance shape ordinance (docket) 245.08 point on the east Borough Line at a point 253.2 feet from the beginning thereof, the same being a point on the south curb line of East Lancaster Ave. (U. S. Traffic Route #30, Pa. L.R. #142)


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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 N 60.65° E 1867.3 ft. corner of a stone retaining wall, and the lands of Sara Mitchell
2 along the west side of the Mitchell land the three following courses: [1] S 17.566666666667° E 1932.7 ft.
3 [2] N 84.033333333333° E 254 ft.
4 [3] S 5.9666666666667° E 1703.5 ft. right-of-way of the Reading Railroad
5 crossing the lands of the Reading Railroad and the Pennsylvania Railroad N 83.2° E 1297.2 ft. west side of the lands of the Woodland Products Inc.
6 along the west side of Woodland Products Inc. S 6.6833333333333° E 643.4 ft. center line of the Boot Road
7 along the center line of the Boot Road, the five following courses: [1] S 80.583333333333° W 549.5 ft.
8 [2] S 77.35° W 413 ft.
9 [3] S 75.316666666667° W 1463.9 ft.
10 [4] S 70.7° W 1927.1 ft.
11 [5] S 79.033333333333° W 922.1 ft. center of Chestnut Street
12 along the center of Chestnut Street N 4.35° W 506.2 ft. point on the original Borough Line
13 along the Borough Line the two following courses: [1] N 84.183333333333° E 1596.5 ft.
14 [2] N 6.9666666666667° W 3811 ft. 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 Annexation Downingtown Borough 1961 Ordinance yes May 17, 1961