Metes and Bounds Description Detail


Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Grubtown Borough 1882 Creation shape decree (recorded) rock in Stony Creek opposite a black walnut corner (now stump) corner of lands of Cambria Iron Co. and George W. Osborne and seven and one half perches from said original corner


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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 S 71° W 552.75 ft. sugar on land of Cambria Iron Co.
2 by same and lands of Henry Fritz S 15° W 805.2 ft. red oak on lands of said Henry Fritz
3 through said Fritz's land and lands of Joseph S. Kelly S 35° W 1171.5 ft. black walnut on land of Henry Peden
4 through said Peden's land S 47° W 577.5 ft. line of Timothy D. Hunt
5 S 29° E 528 ft. post on lands of William Bilestine
6 through said Bilestine's land N 57° E 924 ft. locust near Chaney's Run
7 down the west side of said Run N 42° E 1089 ft. Rock in Stony Creek and Mouth of Chaney's Run
8 down near the center of Stony Creek due North N 1e-13° E 1518 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Grubtown Borough 1882 Creation yes Aug 8, 1882