Metes and Bounds Description Detail

Detail

Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Spring Garden Township-York Borough 1885 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 40.68125 stone on the boundary line of said Borough of York, thirty-feet northward from a corner of lands (on said boundary line,) formerly a part of the Poor House lands, but now belonging to the Peach Bottom Rail Road Company

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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 through said lands, across the Peach Bottom Rail Road, through the Poor House lands, across Broad street, and along the North side of a Public Road fifty feet wife, laid out under proceedings in Road Case No. 17, April sessions 1884, and ordered to be opened N 71.5° E 2031.15 ft. stone
2 crossing said Public Road through lands of P. A. + S. Small and across Philadelphia street extended S 25° E 455.4 ft. stone
3 along the South side of said Philadelphia street extended S 65° W 950.4 ft. stone on the south-west side of the Peach Bottom Rail Road
4 along said Rail Road, and across the same S 64° E 924 ft. stone on the south side of Main street extended
5 along the south side of said street S 65° W 404.25 ft. stone
6 along the same S 73° W 636.9 ft. stone on the boundary line of the Borough of York aforesaid
7 along the same N 2° E 52.8 ft. angle of said boundary line in said Main street
8 along said boundary line N 64.75° W 1003.2 ft. stone
9 along said boundary line N 24° W 495 ft. stone, the place of Beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Spring Garden Township-York Borough 1885 Annexation yes Jan 17, 1885