Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Kutztown Borough 1909 Ordinance shape ordinance 567 southeastern corner of the present Borough of Kutztown

Map

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 along the division line of lands of the Estate of H. R. Nicks and Doctor John DeTurk and the Estate of D. H. Hottenstein N 71.4833333333333° E 1903 ft. stake
2 over lands of said H. R. Nicks estate N 20.3° W 931 ft.
3 N 39.5166666666667° E 2012 ft. tree in line of lands of Jacob S. Swoyer
4 along division line of lands of James G. Treichler and Jacob S. Swoyer N 19.05° W 1565 ft.
5 over lands of the estate of John Kemp N 35.65° E 1036 ft.
6 N 27.65° W 1012 ft. stake at the corner of Jacob Wanner's land
7 by the same S 71.6833333333333° W 1721 ft. stone at the corner of lands of said Jacob Wanner
8 by and over lands of the Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company S 72.4833333333333° W 2471 ft. stake
9 over same and over lands of the Kutztown Stock Farm Company S 48.1° W 1327 ft. stake
10 over lands of the said Kutztown Stock Farm Company S 41.9° E 732 ft.
11 S 57.6166666666667° W 2145 ft. post in line of Abbie Sharadin and William S. Kutz's land
12 over land of said William S. Kutz S 27.55° E 1455 ft. stake
13 over same and over lands of J. J. Cressman and Charles Deysher S 41.1333333333333° W 1673 ft. stake
14 over same and along division line of lands of Thomas D. Fister and Lewis Butz S 8.88333333333333° E 1333 ft.
15 S 18.7833333333333° E 438 ft.
16 over lands of Thomas D. Fister N 70.45° E 859 ft.
17 over lands of the Keystone State Normal School P. S. Kemp and Charles A Kutz and by lands of the estate of D. H. Hottenstein N 69.3166666666667° E 1280 ft.
18 over Keystone State Normal School's lands N 18.0333333333333° W 424 ft. stake in line of lands of William S. Kutz
19 along division line of lands of William Kutz and the Keystone State Normal School N 69.7666666666667° E 51 ft. southwest corner of the said Borough of Kutztown
20 along the Borough line of said Borough of Kutztown N 34° W 1930.5 ft. corner
21 N 39.25° E 894.3 ft. stone set for a corner
22 N 24.5° W 1064.25 ft. corner
23 N 50° E 1196.25 ft. middle of Saucony creek
24 up through the middle of said Saucony creek the several courses + distances thereof post near the bank of said creek
25 S 48.75° W 462 ft. post
26 S 23.5° E 924 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Kutztown Borough 1909 Ordinance no 1909–1912