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Title: Plan of the Village of Chapel Hill on a Scale of 200 yards to an Inch, September 4, 1817: Electronic Edition.
Author: No Author
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
Text transcribed by Bari Helms
Images scanned by Imaging and Photographic Services, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Text encoded by Brian Dietz
First Edition, 2005
Size of electronic edition: ca. 8K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
© This work is the property of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching and personal use as long as this statement of availability is included in the text
The electronic edition is a part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill digital library, Documenting the American South.
Languages used in the text: English
Revision history:
2006-03-02, Brian Dietz finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of collection: University of North Carolina Papers (#40005), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: Plan of the Village of Chapel Hill on a Scale of 200 yards to an Inch, September 4, 1817
Author: No Author
Description: 1 page, 1 page image
Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
oclc: 27188892
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Plan of the Village of Chapel Hill on a Scale of 200 yards to an Inch, September 4, 1817
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                         note=Version of earlier pen-and-ink map. "Copy from a Plot in the possession of Wm. Pennill which was taken from the Plot of John Craig Esq." Shows boundary lines; shows town lots with some names included; shows locations of University buildings, President's lot, chapel, and preparatory school.; scale=1 inch = 200 yards; spatial=Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina; map unit=200 yards; coordinates=35.94725 N, 79.07378 W; size=1 map; 33 x 44.5 cm; file format=JPEG; spatial resolution=100;
Plan of the Village of Chapel Hill on a scale of 200 yards to an Inch
Scale of

Explanation
The main or Franklin Street is 99 feet wide
The narrow streets are 45 feet wide
Tolls no. 1 & 2 of the 4 acre lots are 168⅓ yards by 115
The other four acre lots are 139 yards square
The two acre lots are 98⅔ yards square
It is 295 yards from the south edge of the main street to the nearest part of the of the wings of the buildings
The avenue running by the President's house is 98 feet wide
The main street runs North 62° East
The outer lines show the Boundary of the lands held by the Trustees for the use of the University chiefly acquired by donation
Copy from a Plot in the possession of Wm Pannell which was taken from the Plot of John Craig Esq