Boundaries of the United States; And of the Several States and Territories, with an Outline of the History of All Important Changes of Territory Volume . 8, 226

Boundaries of the United States; And of the Several States and Territories, with an Outline of the History of All Important Changes of Territory Volume . 8, 226

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...mark, with suitable monuments, the said line between the two States as fixed by the survey of 1731. The following is an abstract of the engineer's report of the line run under direction of the commissioners from New York, the Connecticut commissioners declining to be present or assist, viz: Beginning at the northwest corner of Connecticut, at the monument erected by the commissioners of New York and Connecticut in 1731, latitude 42 02' 58."54, longitude 73 3Y 06." 66; thence south 11 20'west, 464 chains, to the47th mile monument; thence south 12 34' west, 239 chains 57 links, to the 44th mile monument point; thence south 11 33' west, 160 chains, 99 links, to the 42d mile monument; thence south 13 16' west, 1(51 chains 24 links, to the 40th mile monument point; thence south 12 21' west, 398 chains 21 links, to the 35th mile monument; thence south 12" 32' west, 158 chains 96 links, to the 33d mile monument; thence south 11 44' west, 243 chains 37 links, to the 30th mile monument; thence south 12 27' west, 161 chains 32 links, to the 2Sth mile monument; thence south 10 56'west, 160 chains, to the 26th mile monument point; thence south 11 39' west, 320 chains 11 links, to the 22d mile monument; thence south 12 18' west, 163 chains 17 links, to the 20th mile monument; thence south 11_ 49' west, 159 chains 9 links, to the 18th mile monument; thence south 12 19' west, 157 chains 15 links, to the 16th mile monument; thence south 10 11' west, 161 chains 7 links, to the 14th mile monument; thence south 10 51' west, 313 chains 41 links, to the loth mile monument point; thence south 12. 24' west, 155 chains 71 links, to the 8th mile monument; thence south 10" 19' west, 159 chains 28 links, to the 6th mile monument point; thence south 12...show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236485912
  • 9781236485915