Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Elliott Borough 1892 Creation shape decree (recorded) point on the easterly side of a street called Rue Grand Vie in C. H. Love's Plan in Chartiers Township of Allegheny County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania being a point at the northerly corner of said Plan

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 crossing said street and along the line of St. Martin's cemetery S 51.4166666666667° W 660 ft.
2 along line of said cemetery S 52.4166666666667° W 1245.6 ft. centre of Chartiers Avenue
3 along centre of said Avenue N 47° W 206 ft.
4 along line of James Woods S 47.25° W 826.5 ft.
5 along same N 49.9666666666667° W 250 ft. point
6 S 47.5° W 761 ft. pin
7 S 38.3666666666667° W 546 ft. middle of the Pittsburgh and Steubenville Turnpike Road
8 along the centre line of said Pike S 48.95° E 250 ft.
9 S 38° W 122 ft. pin
10 S 5.25° E 337 ft. pin
11 S 0.416666666666667° E 669 ft. centre line of the Noblestown Plan Road, along the boundary line of Green Tree Borough
12 along the centre line of said Plank Road, the same being the boundary lines of said Green Tree Borough and City of Pittsburgh for the following courses and distances to-wit N 85.2° E 395 ft.
13 S 81.9° E 407.5 ft.
14 S 69° E 357 ft.
15 S 64.8666666666667° E 447.75 ft.
16 S 68.6166666666667° E 263.5 ft.
17 S 76.3333333333333° E 346 ft. pin
18 leaving said Plank Road and continuing along the boundary line of said City of Pittsburgh by the following courses and distances to wit N 53.3833333333333° E 544.3 ft. white oak
19 N 13.5166666666667° E 544.7 ft.
20 N 76.5833333333333° W 310.34 ft.
21 N 13.35° E 541.8 ft.
22 N 87.6° E 121.4 ft.
23 N 38.9° W 252.5 ft.
24 N 33.2° E 224.3 ft.
25 S 54° E 350.25 ft.
26 N 54.25° E 302.4 ft.
27 N 42.9833333333333° E 340.8 ft.
28 N 31.4833333333333° E 395.45 ft.
29 N 33.4833333333333° E 207.06 ft.
30 N 20.0166666666667° W 284.6 ft.
31 N 61.8166666666667° E 462.5 ft.
32 N 21.2666666666667° W 198.2 ft.
33 following said city line N 37.6666666666667° W 477.6 ft. point where the City line diverges
34 continuing in the same course N 37.6666666666667° W 684.4 ft. point of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Elliott Borough 1892 Creation yes Jan 14, 1892