Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Ellport Borough 1929 Creation shape decree (docket) point at the Southwest corner thereof, said point being at the intersection of the East Right of way Line of the Pittsburgh, Harmony, Butler and New Castle Railway Company, and the land of the Pittsburgh Company and the mean low water line on the North bank of the Connoquenessing Creek

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 in an Easterly direction slightly to the North following the mean low water line on the North bank of the Connoquenessing Creek N E 4402 ft. point directly opposite where the Slippery Rock Creek flows into and joints the said Connoquenessing Creek
2 in a Northerly direction slighly to the ? N 2400 ft. point just East of the north line of Second Street in said Ellwood City Realty Company's Plan of Country Club Addition to Ellwood City if said North line of Second Street were extended Eastward to the mean low water line on the west bank of the said Connoquenessing Creek
3 continuing along the said mean low water line on the said bank of the Connoquenessing Creek (which now becomes the south bank thereof) in a Westerly direction slightly to the North N W 3600 ft. point where the East line of lands of the North Pittsburgh Realty Company intersects with the West line of lands now or formerly of the Ellwood City Realty Company and the mean low water line on the South bank of the Connoquenessing Creek (which now becomes the East bank thereof)
4 in a Southerly direction to the West and then slightly to the East (making a circular bend therein) S 1250 ft. point where the East line of the land of the North Pittsburgh Realty Company intersects with the west line of land now or formerly of the Ellwood City Realty Company and the mean low water line on the said East bank of the said Connoquenessing Creek
5 by the said mean low water line of the said Connoquenessing Creek in an Easterly direction slightly to the South along the said East bank of the said Connoquenessing Creek S E 1650 ft. point where the North line of Fifth Street in the said Ellwood City Realty Company's Plan of Country Club Addition to Ellwood City would intersect with the mean low water line on the East bank of the said Connoquessing Creek if the said North line of Fifth Street were extended westward
6 continuing along the said mean low water line of the said Connoquenessing Creek in the East bank thereof in a Southerly direction slightly to the West S W 650 ft. point where the East line of Pearl Street in the Connoquenessing Plan of lots as laid out by Slaugentopt, would intersect with the mean low water line on the South bank of the Connoquessing Creek if said East line of Pearl Street were extended Northward
7 continuing by the mean low water line on the South bank of the said Connoquenessing Creek in a Westerly direction W 1050 ft. point where the East Right of Way line of the Pittsburgh, Harmony, Butler and New Castle Railway Company intersects with the said mean low water line on the said South Bank of the Connoquenessing Creek
8 by the East Right of Way line of the Pittsburgh, Harmony, Butler and New Castle Railway Company S 16.3575° W 1952 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Ellport Borough 1929 Creation yes Feb 26, 1929