Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Ephrata Borough Ordinance 676 shape ordinance 74.25 corner on the northern side of South State Street nearly opposite from its intersection with Gerhart Avenue, said corner being the southwestern corner of a recent annexation to the Borough of Ephrata of a development known as Edgewater Park

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 along the northern side of the aforesaid South State Street S 65.45° W 33.2291666666667 ft. corner marked by a marble stone
2 leaving the aforesaid South State street and along the division line between propertles belonging to the Borough of Ephrata and now or late of A G Kurtz passing through a marble stone two hundred six feet six inches (206'6") from the last described corner N 20.05° W 288.5 ft. corner in or near the middle of Cocalico Creek
3 in, along and near the middle of the aforesaid Cocalico Creek the five (5) following courses and distances, viz: (1) N 35.475° E 170 ft. corner
4 (2) N 12.1583333333333° W 243.291666666667 ft. corner
5 (3) N 3.725° E 285.375 ft. corner
6 (4) N 23.8416666666667° E 325.916666666667 ft. corner
7 (5) N 71.825° E 148.729166666667 ft. corner
8 leaving the aforesaid Cocalico Creek and along the division of property line between properties belonging to Lloyd B Will and Eva Mae Will, his wife and Cloister Post No 429 American Legion the two following courses and distances, viz (1) passing through a marble stone fifty five feet eleven inches (55' 11") from the next described corner N 24.1583333333333° W 87.6666666666667 ft. corner marked by a marble stone
9 (2) N 62.4083333333333° W 518 ft. corner on the Eastern side of the macadam state highway known as Old Mill Road, said corner being four feet five and three eighths inches (4' 5 3/8") eastwardly from a marble stone
10 along the eastern side of the aforesaid macadam State highway known as Old Mill Road by a line being twenty feet (20') eastwardly from and parallel to the center line N 25.7916666666667° E 1578.08333333333 ft. corner, said corner being a distance of two feet two and three eighth inches (2' 2 3/8") Eastwardly from a marble stone
11 leaving aforesaid macadam State Highway known as Old Mill Road and along property belonging to the Ephrata Monument Association S 66.3416666666667° E 225.916666666667 ft. corner
12 continuing along the aforesaid property belonging to the Ephrata Monument Association and along property belonging to Mt Zion Cemetery N 24.8083333333333° E 242.479166666667 ft. corner in line of property belonging to the Ephrata Cloisters
13 along same passing through a marble stone two hundred four feet two inches (204' 2") from the next described corner S 64.825° E 718.958333333333 ft. corner in Cocalico Creek
14 crossing the aforesaid Cocalico Creek and along the present western Borough line of the Borough of Ephrata and passing through property belonging to Cloister Post No 429 American Legion S 6° W 833.5 ft. corner
15 continuing along the aforesaid western Borough line of the Borough of Ephrata and passing through property belonging to the Borough of Ephrata S 18.0333333333333° E 1456.35416666667 ft. corner a short distance northwardly from the northern side of South State Street
16 continuing along the aforesaid Borough Line of the Borough of Ephrata short distance northwardly from the aforesaid South State Street the two (2) following courses and distances, viz: (1) S 75.0333333333333° W 474.4375 ft. corner
17 (2) N 79.7375° W 113.572916666667 ft. corner
18 continuing along the aforesaid present Borough Line of the Borough of Ephrata in accordance with a recent annexation of the development of Edgewater Park the fourteen (14) following courses and distances viz: (1) N 38.3125° W 263 ft. corner in Cocalico Creek
19 (2) in and along the aforesaid Cocalico Creek N 81.9708333333333° E 33 ft. corner in the aforesaid Cocalico Creek
20 (3) in and along the aforesaid Cocalico Creek N 41.4458333333333° W 151 ft. corner
21 (4) leaving the aforesaid Cocalico Creek N 82.4458333333333° W 491 ft. corner
22 (5) S 80.3708333333333° W 50 ft. corner
23 (6) S 72.3375° W 50 ft. corner
24 (7) S 62.7875° W 50 ft. corner
25 (8) S 53.4041666666667° W 66 ft. corner
26 (9) S 25.3708333333333° W 44 ft. corner
27 (10) S 3.9125° W 166 ft. corner
28 (11) S 22.3958333333333° W 41 ft. corner
29 (12) S 40.8375° W 312.197916666667 ft. corner
30 (13) S 10.9791666666667° W 156.166666666667 ft. corner
31 (14) S 11.4333333333333° E 184.947916666667 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Ephrata Borough Ordinance 676 yes* Dec 24, 1953