Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Oakdale Borough 1892 Creation shape decree (recorded, 2nd) white oak on the lands of Thomas Gamble, in North Fayette Township

Map

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 N 48.5° W 1117 ft. point at corner of lands of A. A. Miller
2 S 62° W 1249 ft. point on the northeast line of a public road
3 S 42° E 487 ft. point
4 S 58.25° E 115 ft. hickory
5 S 69.5° E 216 ft. point
6 S 48° E 150 ft. point
7 S 33° E 141 ft. point
8 S 35.5833333333333° E 358 ft. point
9 S 23.5° E 451 ft. point
10 S 17.75° E 277 ft. point
11 S 1.5° E 181 ft. white oak
12 S 24.75° E 109 ft. point
13 S 38.75° E 250 ft. point
14 S 41.5° E 551 ft. point on northwest corner of State Avenue and Marion Avenue
15 S 54.25° E 486 ft. stone in South Fayette Township, on south line of south branch of Robinson Run
16 S 17° W 412.5 ft. point in center of said Run
17 S 3° W 429 ft. point in center of Old Run bed
18 S 47° W 297 ft. point in said Old Run bed
19 S 79.75° W 412.5 ft. point on the south line of the Pittsburgh, Chicago, Cincinnati + St. Louis Railroad
20 S 34.25° E 835 ft. point on the corner of coal company's lands and the south-west corner of Freeman's lands
21 N 54.25° E 589 ft. point
22 S 34.25° E 286 ft. point
23 N 54.25° E 755 ft. point
24 N 35.5° W 130 ft. point
25 N 59.5° E 1538.13 ft. point on corner of lands of Oak Ridge Coal Company and south-east corner of lands of H. H. Morgan
26 N 34° W 198 ft. point in center of Seminary Avenue
27 N 29.25° W 345 ft. point in center of north track of the Pittsburgh, Chicago, Cincinnati + St. Louis Railroad
28 eastwardly along the center of said track (north track) E 884 ft. point
29 along the line of lands of Kennedy heirs N 47° W 550 ft. point on center of State road
30 along center of said State road S 35° W 234.75 ft. point
31 along line of lands of Kennedy heirs N 47° W 1287 ft. point
32 S 49° W 214.8 ft. point
33 N 47° W 551.1 ft. point
34 N 74° W 410.8 ft. point
35 N 52.75° W 729.8 ft. point on lands of Thomas Gamble
36 N 30° W 157.4 ft. white oak at the place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Oakdale Borough 1892 Creation yes Sep 12, 1892