Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Kutztown Borough 1912 Ordinance shape ordinance (newspaper) 350 point in a line of Long Lane, said point being situate seven hundred and sixty-four and two-tenths (764.2) feet northwest of the old Borough line stone on Main street

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 following the line of Long Lane N 27.4333333333333° W 1670 ft. point in line of properties of Abbie Sharadin and the Pleasant View Stock Farm
2 across the property of said Pleasant View Stock Farm N 57.6333333333333° E 1918.4 ft. point in line of the west line of an alley, situate one hundred and eighty (180) feet from the west building line of Greenwich Street and one hundred and eighty (180) feet north of the north building line of a fifty-five feet wide street, known as Wenz street
3 continuing over the land of the said Pleasant Valley Stock Farm property N 41.9° W 732.05 ft. another point in land of said Pleasant View Stock Farm property
4 crossing the Sacony Creek, the public road to Hamburg, over property of the Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company, and the right of way of the Philadelphia & Reading Railway Company N 48.0666666666667° E 1327.55 ft. point on the lands of the Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company
5 over the lands of the Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company and in and along the line of the land of M. T. Donmoyer N 72.4833333333333° E 2471.56 ft. stone, said stone being a corner in line of lands of the Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company, M. T. Donmoyer and Jacob Wanner
6 in line of lands of M. T. Donmoyer, Jacob Wanner and John Kemp estate N 71.65° E 950.3 ft. point in line of lands of Jacob Wanner and John Kemp estate
7 following the line of the east lot line of O. R. Keiter's lot produced over the lands of John Kemp estate, crossing the Easton Road S 34° E 1676 ft. point in line of lands of John Kemp estate and Jacob S. Schwoyer
8 following the line of lands of John Kemp estate, Jacob S. Schwoyer and Annie E. Treichler S 71.7666666666667° W 946.25 ft. corner in line of lands of John Kemp estate, Annie E. Treichler and the Kutztown Park Association
9 following the line between the properties of the said Kutztown Park Association and Annie E. Treichler the two following courses and distances, to wit: [1] S 47° W 619.7 ft.
10 [2] S 46.15° W 300.6 ft. point, the intersection of the lines of the Kutztown Park Association property and the east side of a sixteen (16) feet wide alley one hundred and sixty-six (166) feet east of the east building line of Levan avenue
11 following the east side of said alley S 45.65° E 587.35 ft. point on the south side of an intersecting alley
12 in line of said intersecting alley S 44.35° W 777.8 ft. point of another intersecting alley, said point being situate one hundred and sixty-six (166) feet south of the south side of Chestnut street
13 across the lands of Annie E. Treichler, the right of way of the Philadelphia and Reading Railway Company, John R. Gosner and Sarah L. Nicks estate S 25.1° E 1374.2 ft. point in land of Sarah L. Nicks estate on the east side of Topton Road
14 across said Topton Road through lands of Sarah L. Nicks estate, and Deisher & Rhode S 20.3° E 931.95 ft. stake in line of lands of Deisher & Rhode, Hottenstein estate, Sarah L. Nicks estate
15 in line of lands of Sarah L. Nicks estate, Hottenstein estate, John DeTurk and Henry K. Deisher S 71.4833333333333° W 1901.8 ft. corner in the present borough line
16 following the old borough line the following courses and distances, to wit: [1] N 29° W 924 ft.
17 [2] N 43.25° E 462 ft.
18 [3] N 82.75° W 363 ft. point near the bank of the Sacony Creek
19 in and along the middle of said Sacony Creek through its meanderings in a northwardly direction point in line of lands of Cyrus J. Rhode, Wm. Wenz, Kutztown Foundry and Machine Company and Charles W. Keiter
20 S 44.5° W 1196.25 ft. point in the west side of Baldy's Lane
21 along the west side of Baldy's Lane S 29.75° E 1064.25 ft. point; said point being a corner in the lands of the Kutztown Fair Association
22 along the line of lands of the Kutztown Fair Association S 33.75° W 910.8 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Kutztown Borough 1912 Ordinance yes May 23, 1912