Metes and Bounds Description Detail


Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Hatfield Township 1742 Creation shape plan 6310 marked white oak standing in ye line of ye County of Bucks


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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 extending by ye sd line South East S E 17655 ft. Post being a Corner of Montgomery Township
2 South West by ye sd Montgomery S W 15576 ft. Post Standing in ye line of Gwynedd Township
3 North West along ye sd line of Gwynedd & Towamensin Township N W 12276 ft. stone
4 North East N E 66 ft. Marked Hickery
5 North West Continu along ye sd Towamensin line N W 5412 ft. stone being a corner of ye sd Towamensin standing in ye line of Franconia Township
6 North East by ye sd Franconia N E 7920 ft. another Hickery Mark
7 South East S E 33 ft. Stone set for a corner
8 North East continuing along Franconia line N E 7590 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 New Township Hatfield Township 1742 Creation yes+ Mar 9, 1742