Metes and Bounds Description Detail


Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Towanda Borough 1867 Ordinance shape ordinance Northeast corner of the Borough as heretofore constituted

Courses and Distances

Note: This is an abstract, and not a transcription, of the description, which has been made to facilitate mapping that is not of surveying or engineering quality. Courses and distances have been converted to decimal degrees and feet, respectively, and some corrections may have been made. Users are cautioned to examine the original description.

Point Thence Course Distance To
1 Northerly by the several courses and distances of the Susquehanna river N Northeast corner of lands of Wealthy Ann Kingsbury and heirs
2 S 61° E 4174.5 ft. Southwest corner of land owned by R. DeLong
3 S 31° E 925.65 ft. lands owned by Dr. H. C. Porter
4 Westerly along said Porter's line W Northwest corner of said Porter's land
5 S 29° E 1237.5 ft. said line of said Borough as heretofore constituted
6 along said line Easterly E 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 Annexation Towanda Borough 1867 Ordinance unknown 1867