Metes and Bounds Description Detail


Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
Tullytown Borough Ordinance 12: David J. Matlack shape deed (recorded) 78.268 Northerly line of land of the Philadelphia and Trenton Railroad Company at a corner of Joseph Speckernagle


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Courses and Distances

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Point Thence Course Distance To
1 by said Speckernagles land and crossing the Delaware Division of the Pennsylvania Canal N 21.966666666667° W 441.54 ft. corner
2 along said Canal N 55.45° E 97.02 ft.
3 N 47.75° E 516.12 ft.
4 N 40.25° E 339.9 ft. middle of the Tullytown and Oxford Road
5 along the middle of said road N 21.216666666667° W 373.89 ft. corner of land of Joseph Burton
6 by said Burtons land S 67.5° W 887.865 ft. corner
7 still by land of said Joseph Burton N 21.966666666667° W 1886.28 ft. corner of other land of the said John Burton from which this is taken
8 by said other land of John Burton S 67.25° W 933.24 ft. land of William Larue's
9 by said Larue [...] passing over two line stones set between the Canal and the Railroad S 22.75° E 3388.77 ft. line of the aforesaid Railroad Companys land
10 by said Railroad Companys land N 47.75° E 953.04 ft. place of beginning

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Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Tullytown Borough Ordinance 12 yes Apr 2, 1898