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SECTION 7
New Jersey boundary line
State (STL) CHAPTER 57, ARTICLE 2
§ 7. New Jersey boundary line. The boundary line between the states of
New York and New Jersey is as follows:

Commencing at the said "tri-state monument, " and running thence along
the line laid out by a joint commission from the states of New York and
New Jersey in 1774, and which was more definitely marked with monuments
by another joint commission in 1882, under chapter 340 of the laws of
1880, on an average course S. 51Á E. , with slight deflections as to the
same as marked by mile monuments, a distance of 48.20 miles to the
station rock on the west bank of the Hudson river, said station rock
being in latitude 40Á 59' 48.17" north and longitude 73Á 54' 11" west,
as determined by the United States coast survey, and marked as the
original terminal monument of the line as established in 1774, according
to the report of the commissioners on the boundary between the state of
New York and the state of New Jersey, dated March 24, 1884; thence
easterly to a point in the Hudson river in latitude 40Á 59' 49.74" north
and longitude 73Á 53' 38.57" west; thence southerly along the middle of
said river and of the bay of New York to a point opposite the northeast
angle of Staten Island; thence westerly along the center of the Kill von
Kull to a point opposite the northwest angle of Staten Island; thence
southerly along the center of the Arthur kill or Staten Island sound to
a point at the entrance of Raritan bay, such point being in latitude 40Á
29' 55.57" north, and longitude 74Á 15' 33.31" west, as the same is
shown on maps and agreement filed by a joint commission of the two
states in the office of the secretary of state, and dated December 23,
1889; thence easterly through the center of Raritan bay to a point
between Sandy Hook and Coney Island as the same is shown on a map filed
with the secretary of state, and dated October 12, 1877, thence easterly
to the main sea.

Such metes and bounds are as reported October 12, 1887, and December
23, 1889, by commissioners to mark out and locate the boundary line in
land under water, between the states of New York and New Jersey, and are
in accordance with and subject to the two agreements between
commissioners of such states, made, respectively, September 16, 1833,
and June 7, 1883, and which took effect, respectively, February 5, 1834,
and May 23, 1884, the dates of the approvals of the acts of congress
consenting thereto. The ratification and confirmation by this state of
such agreements are continued in force. The following are copies of such
agreements, respectively:

"Agreement made between the commissioners on the part of the state of
New York, and the commissioners on the part of the state of New Jersey
relative to the boundary line between the two states.

Agreement made and entered into by and between Benjamin F. Butler,
Peter Augustus Jay and Henry Seymour, commissioners duly appointed on
the part and behalf of the state of New York, in pursuance of an act of
the legislature of the said state, entitled "An act concerning the
territorial limits and jurisdiction of the state of New York and the
state of New Jersey," Passed January 18, 1833, of the one part, and
Theodore Frelinghuysen, James Parker and Lucius Q. C. Elmer,
commissioners duly appointed on the part and behalf of the state of New
Jersey, in pursuance of an act of the legislature of the said state,
entitled "An act for the settlement of the territorial limits and
jurisdiction between the states of New Jersey and New York," passed
February 6, 1833, of the other part.

Article first.--- the boundary line between the two states of New York
and New Jersey, from a point in the middle of Hudson river opposite the
point on the west shore thereof, in the forty-first degree of north
latitude, as heretofore ascertained and marked, to the main sea, shall
be the middle of the said river, of the bay of New York, of the waters
between Staten Island and New Jersey, and of Raritan bay, to the main
sea, except as hereinafter otherwise particularly mentioned.

Article second.--- the state of New York shall retain its present
jurisdiction of and over Bedlow's and Ellis' islands, and shall also
retain exclusive jurisdiction of and over the other islands lying in the
waters above mentioned, and now under the jurisdiction of that state.

Article third.--- the state of New York shall have and enjoy exclusive
jurisdiction of and over all the waters of the bay of New York, and of
and over all the waters of Hudson river lying west of Manhattan island
and to the south of the mouth of Spuytenduyvel creek, and of and over
the lands covered by the said waters to the low water mark on the
westerly or New Jersey side thereof; subject to the following rights of
property and of jurisdiction of the state of New Jersey, that is to say:

1. The state of New Jersey shall have the exclusive right of property
in and to the land under water lying west of the middle of the bay of
New York and west of the middle of that part of the Hudson river which
lies between Manhattan island and New Jersey.

2. The state of New Jersey shall have the exclusive jurisdiction of
and over the wharves, docks and improvements made, and to be made, on
the shore of the said state, and of and over all vessels aground on said
shore, or fastened to any such wharf or dock; except that the said
vessels shall be subject to the quarantine or health laws, and laws in
relation to passengers, of the state of New York, which now exist or
which may hereafter be passed.

3. The state of New Jersey shall have the exclusive right of
regulating the fisheries on the westerly side of the middle of said
waters, provided that the navigation be not obstructed or hindered.

Article fourth.--- the state of New York shall have exclusive
jurisdiction of and over the waters of the Kill van Kull, between Staten
Island and New Jersey, to the westernmost end of Shooter's island, in
respect to such quarantine laws and laws relating to passengers as now
exists, or may hereafter be passed under the authority of that state,
and for executing the same; and the said state shall also have exclusive
jurisdiction, for the like purposes, of and over the waters of the
sound, from the westernmost end of Shooter's island to Woodbridge creek,
as to all vessels bound to any port in the said state of New York.

Article fifth.--- the state of New Jersey shall have and enjoy
exclusive jurisdiction of and over all the waters of the sound between
Staten Island and New Jersey, lying south of Woodbridge creek, and of
and over all the waters of Raritan bay lying westward of a line drawn
from the light-house at Princess' bay to the mouth of Mattavan creek,
subject to the following rights of property and of jurisdiction of the
state of New York:

1. The state of New York shall have the exclusive right of property in
and to the land under water, lying between the middle of the said waters
and Staten Island.

2. The state of New York shall have the exclusive jurisdiction of and
over the wharves, docks and improvements made and to be made, on the
shore of Staten Island; and of and over all vessels aground on said
shore, or fastened to any such wharf or dock, except that the said
vessel shall be subject to the quarantine or health laws, and laws in
relation to passengers of the state of New Jersey which now exist, or
which may hereafter be passed.

3. The state of New York shall have the exclusive right of regulating
the fisheries between the shore of Staten Island and the middle of the
said waters, provided that the navigation of the said waters be not
obstructed or hindered.

Article sixth.--- Criminal process issued under the authority of the
state of New Jersey, against any person accused of an offense committed
within that state; or committed on board of any vessel being under the
exclusive jurisdiction of that state as aforesaid; or committed against
the regulations made or to be made by that state, in relation to the
fisheries mentioned in the third article; and also civil process issued
under the authority of the state of New Jersey against any person
domiciled in that state, or against property taken out of that state to
evade the laws thereof; may be served upon any of the said waters within
the exclusive jurisdiction of the state of New York, unless such person
or property shall be on board a vessel aground upon, or fastened to the
shore of the state of New York, or fastened to a wharf adjoining
thereto; or unless such person shall be under arrest, or such property
shall be under seizure, by virtue of process or authority of the state
of New York.

Article seventh.--- Criminal process issued under the authority of the
state of New York, against any person accused of an offense committed
within that state; or committed on board of any vessel being under the
exclusive jurisdiction of that state as aforesaid; or committed against
the regulations made or to be made by that state, in relation to the
fisheries mentioned in the fifth article; and also civil process issued
under the authority of the state of New York against any person
domiciled in that state, or against property taken out of that state to
evade the laws thereof; may be served upon any of the said waters within
the exclusive jurisdiction of the state of New Jersey, unless such
person or property shall be on board a vessel aground upon, or fastened
to the shore of the state of New Jersey, or fastened to a wharf
adjoining thereto; or unless such person shall be under arrest, or such
property shall be under seizure, by virtue of process or authority of
the state of New Jersey.

Article eighth.--- This agreement shall become binding on the two
states when confirmed by the legislatures thereof respectively, and when
approved by the congress of the United States.

Done in four parts (two of which are retained by the commissioners of
New York, to be delivered to the governor of that state, and the other
two of which are retained by the commissioners of New Jersey, to be
delivered to the governor of that state), at the city of New York, this
sixteenth day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and thirty-three, and of the independence of the United States,
the fifty-eighth.

(Signed,) B. F. BUTLER,

PETER AUGUSTUS JAY,

HENRY SEYMOUR,

THEO. FRELINGHUYSEN,

JAMES PARKER,

LUCIUS Q. C. ELMER. "

"An agreement made the seventh day of June, in the year eighteen
hundred and eighty-three, between Henry R. Pierson, Elias W.
Leavenworth and Chauncey M. Depew, commissioners on the part of the
state of New York, and Abraham Browning, Thomas N. McCarter and George
H. Cook, commissioners on the part of the state of New Jersey.

WHEREAS, by the first section of chapter three hundred and forty of
the laws of the state of New York for the year eighteen hundred and
eighty, it was recited, among other things, that whereas, by an act of
the legislature passed the twenty-sixth day of May, eighteen hundred and
seventy-five, the regents of the university of the state of New York
were authorized and directed, in connection with the authorities of
Pennsylvania and New Jersey, respectively, to replace any monuments
which have become dilapidated or been removed on the boundary lines of
those states, and it was thereby declared that the lines originally laid
down and marked with monuments by the several joint commissioners, duly
appointed for that purpose, and which have since been acknowledged and
legally recognized by the several states interested, as the limits of
their territory and jurisdiction, are the boundary lines of said states
irrespective of want of conformity to the verbal descriptions thereof;
and by the second section of the same chapter of the laws of the state
of New York, the said regents were authorized and empowered to designate
and appoint three of their number as commissioners, to meet such
commissioners as may have been, or may be, appointed on the part of the
states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, or either of them, and with such
last-named commissioners, as soon as may be, to proceed to ascertain and
agree upon the location of said lines as originally established and
marked with monuments, and in case any monuments are found dilapidated
or removed from their original location, said commissioners are
authorized to replace them in a durable manner in their original
positions, and to erect such additional monuments at such places on said
lines as they may deem necessary for the proper designation of the
boundary lines of said states; and

WHEREAS, Also the above-named Henry R. Pierson, Elias W. Leavenworth
and Chauncey M. Depew have been duly designated and appointed by the
said regents of the university of the state of New York, commissioners
on the part of said state for the purposes mentioned in said act; and

WHEREAS, Also by an act of the legislature of the state of New Jersey,
entitled 'An act appointing commissioners to locate the northern
boundary line between the states of New York and New Jersey and to
replace and erect monuments thereon,' approved April thirteen, eighteen
hundred and seventy-six, the governor of the state of New Jersey was
authorized to appoint three commissioners with power, on the part of
said state of New Jersey, to meet any authorities on the part of the
state of New York, who may be duly authorized, and with them to
negotiate and agree upon the true location of the said boundary line
between the states of New York and New Jersey, and also to replace any
monuments which may have become dilapidated, or been removed, on said
boundary line, and to erect new ones, which agreement it was thereby
enacted should be in writing and signed and sealed by the authorities of
the state of New York and the commissioners of the state of New Jersey;
and

WHEREAS, The above-named Abraham Browning, Thomas N. McCarter and
George H. Cook have been duly appointed commissioners on the part of the
state of New Jersey, under said act; and

WHEREAS, By a supplement to the last said act, approved on the
twenty-fifth day of March, eighteen hundred and eighty-one, the
commissioners under the last said act were, in addition to the authority
conferred by the last said act, also authorized in their discretion to
proceed to ascertain and agree upon the location of the northern
boundary line between the states of New York and New Jersey, as
originally established and marked with monuments, and in case any
monuments are found dilapidated, or removed from their original
location, said commissioners were authorized to renew and replace them
in a durable manner in their original positions, and to erect such
additional monuments, at such places on said line, as they may deem
necessary for the proper designation of the boundary line of said
states; and

WHEREAS, The said commissioners, acting for and on behalf of their
respective states, have entered upon the performance of the duties
imposed upon them by the said acts, and have, in pursuance of the
authority to them severally given as aforesaid, agreed, and hereby do
agree, as follows:

First.--- The lines extending from the Hudson river on the east to the
Delaware river on the west, as the same was laid down and marked with
monuments in seventeen hundred and seventy-four, by William Wickham and
Samuel Gale, commissioners on the part of the then colony of New York,
duly appointed for that purpose in pursuance of an act of the assembly
of the colony of New York, passed on the sixteenth day of February,
seventeen hundred and seventy-one, entitled 'An act for establishing the
boundary or partition line between the colonies of New York and Nova
Caesarea, or New Jersey, and for conferring titles and possession," and
John Stevens and Walter Rutherford, commissioners on the part of the
then colony of New Jersey, duly appointed in pursuance of an act of the
assembly of the colony of New Jersey, passed on the twenty-third day of
September, seventeen hundred and seventy-two, entitled 'An act for
establishing the boundary or partition line between the colonies of New
York and Nova Caesarea, or New Jersey, and for conferring titles and
possession,' which said line has since been acknowledged and recognized
by the two states as the limit of their respective territory and
jurisdiction, shall, notwithstanding its want of conformity to the
verbal description thereof as recited by said commissioners, continue to
be the boundary or partition line between the said two states; provided
that wherever upon said line the location of one or more of the
monuments, erected by said commissioners in seventeen hundred and
seventy-four, has been lost and cannot be otherwise definitely fixed and
determined, then, and in that case and in every case where it is
required to establish intervening points on said line, a straight line
drawn betwen the nearest adjacent monuments whose localities are
ascertained shall be the true boundary line.

Second. The monumental marks by which said boundary line shall
hereafter be known and recognized are hereby declared to be, first, the
original monuments of stone erected in seventeen hundred and
seventy-four, along said line, by the commissioners aforesaid, as the
same have been restored and re-established in their original positions
by Edward A. Bowser, surveyor on the part of New Jersey, and Henry W.
Clarke, surveyor on the part of New York, duly appointed by the parties
hereto; second, the new monuments of granite erected by the aforesaid
surveyors at intervals of one mile, more or less, along said line and
numbered consecutively, beginning from the Hudson river, and severally
marked on the northerly side with the letters N. Y. , and on the
southerly side with the letters N. J.; and third, the monuments of
granite erected by the aforesaid surveyors at intervening points on said
line at its intersection with public roads, railroads and rivers, and
severally marked by them, on the northerly side with the letters N. Y. ,
and on the southerly side with the letters N. J. , and fourth, the
terminal monuments erected at the western terminus of said line at the
confluence of the Delaware and Navesink rivers, and the terminal
monument erected on the brow of the rock called the Palisades, near the
eastern terminus, and the rock lying and being at the foot of the
Palisades on the bank of the Hudson river, and marked as the original
terminal monument of said line established in seventeen hundred and
seventy-four, as the same are described in a joint report made to the
parties hereto by Elias W. Leavenworth, commissioner on the part of New
York, and George H. Cook, commissioner on the part of New Jersey.

Third. The field books of said surveyors containing the descriptions
of the locations of the several monuments erected by them and of the
witness marks thereto, the report of said surveyors containing the
account of their work in ascertaining and marking said line, together
with the topographical map of said line and the vicinity thereof, and
the several documents and books of record containing the transactions of
the parties aforesaid, having been duly authenticated and attested by
the signatures of the said commissioners, and placed in file in the
offices of the secretaries of state of the two states, shall constitute
the permanent and authentic records of said boundary line, and are
hereby adopted by the parties hereto, and made part of this agreement.

Fourth. This agreement shall become binding on the two states when
confirmed by the legislatures thereof, respectively, and when confirmed
by the congress of the United States.

In witness whereof, the said commissioners have hereto set their hands
and seals, in duplicate, this seventh day of June, in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty-three.

HENRY R. PIERSON.

E. W. LEAVENWORTH.

CHAUNCEY M. DEPEW.

A. BROWNING.

THOMAS N. McCARTER.

GEO. H. COOK.
Executed in the presence of:
Witness as to Henry R. Pierson, A. C. Judson, Albany, N. Y.

As to Chauncey M. Depew, W. J. Van Arsdale.

As to commissioners of New Jersey, B. Williamson.

Witness to the signature of E. W. Leavenworth, A. F. Lewis."

Trenton, January 18, 1890.

An agreement, made the twelfth day of October in the year 1887,
between Mayo W. Hazeltine, Robert Moore and Lieut. G. C. Hanus, U. S. N.
, commissioners on the part of the state of New York, and George H.
Cook, Robert C. Bacot and A. B. Stoney, commissioners on the part of the
state of New Jersey.

WHEREAS, by chapter 69, of the laws of the state of New York for the
year 1887, the governor was authorized to appoint three commissioners on
the part of the state of New York, with full power to meet with the
commissioners duly authorized on the part of the state of New Jersey,
and with them locate and mark out by proper monuments and buoys the true
boundary line between the two states in lands under water in Raritan
bay; and

WHEREAS, the said Mayo W. Hazeltine, Robert Moore and Lieut. G. C.
Hanus, U. S. N. , were duly appointed commissioners on the part of the
state of New York for the purposes mentioned in the said act; and

WHEREAS, by an act of the legislature of the state of New Jersey,
passed April 20, 1886, entitled a "Joint resolution authorizing the
appointment of a commissioner to locate and mark out the boundary line
between the state of New Jersey and the state of New York in Raritan
bay," the governor of the state of New Jersey was authorized to appoint
three commissioners, with power on the part of the state to meet any
authorities duly authorized on the part of the state of New York, and
with them locate by proper buoys the boundary line between the two
states of lands under water in Raritan bay; and

WHEREAS, the said George H. Cook, Robert C. Bacot and A. B. Stoney,
were duly appointed commissioners for the purposes of said act; and

WHEREAS, the said commissioners, acting for and on behalf of their
respective states, have entered upon the performance of the duties
imposed upon them by said act, and have in pursuance of the authority to
them severally given as aforesaid agreed and hereby do agree upon a
boundary line between the two states in lands under water in Raritan
bay, and locate the same as follows:

First. From the "Great Beds Lighthouse" in Raritan bay north 20Á 16'
west, true, to a point in the middle of the waters of Arthur Kill or
Staten Island sound, equidistant between the southwesterly corner of the
dwelling-house of David C. Butler, at Ward's Point, on Staten Island, in
the state of New York, and the southeasterly corner of the brick
building on the lands of Cortlandt L. Parker, at the intersection of the
westerly line of Water street with the northerly line of Lewis street,
in Perth Amboy, in the state of New Jersey.

Second. From "Great Beds Lighthouse" S. 64Á 21' E. true, in the line
with the center Waackaack or Wilson's Beacon, in Monmouth county, New
Jersey, to a point at the intersection of the said line with a line
connecting "Morgan No. 2" triangulation point U. S. Coast and geodetic
survey in Middlesex county, New Jersey, with the granite and iron beacon
marked on the accompanying map as "Roamer Stone Beacon" situated on the
"Dry Roamer Shoal;" and thence on a line bearing N. 77Á 9' E. true,
connecting "Morgan No. 2" triangulation point U. S. Coast and geodetic
survey in Middlesex county, New Jersey, with said "Roamer Stone Beacon"
(the line passing through said beacon and continuing in the same
direction) to a point at its intersection with a line drawn between the
"Hook Beacon" on Sandy Hook, New Jersey, and the triangulation point of
the U. S. Geodetic survey known as the Oriental Hotel on Coney Island,
New York; then southeasterly at right angles with the last mentioned
line to the main sea.

Third. The monumental marks by which said boundary line shall be
hereafter known and recognized are hereby declared to be as follows:

1. The "Great Beds Lighthouse."

2. A permanent monument marked "State Boundary Line, New York and New
Jersey, " and to be placed at the intersection of the line drawn from
the "Great Beds Lighthouse" to "Waackaack or Wilson's Beacon," Monmouth
county, New Jersey, and the line drawn from "Morgan No. 2" triangulation
point U. S. Coast and geodetic survey, in Middlesex county, New Jersey,
to the "Roamer Stone Beacon."

3. Eight buoys or spindles to be marked like the permanent monument
above mentioned, and placed at suitable intervening points along the
line from the said permanent monument to the "Roamer Stone Beacon."

4. The "Roamer Stone Beacon."

Fourth. The maps accompanying and filed with this agreement, showing
the location of the above described boundary line between the state of
New York and the state of New Jersey in Raritan bay to the main sea, and
of the monumental marks by which it is marked and to be marked, duly
authenticated and attested by the signatures of the said commissioners,
and placed on file in the offices of the secretaries of state of the
respective states, shall constitute the permanent and authentic records
of said boundary line, and are hereby adopted by the parties hereto, and
made a part of this agreement. In witness whereof, the said
commissioners have hereto set their hands and seals in duplicate, this
twelfth day of October, in the year of our Lord 1887.

M. W. HAZELTINE. [L. S.]

GEO. H. COOK. [L. S.]

ROBERT MOORE. [L. S.]

ROB'T C. BACOT. [L. S.]

G. C. HANUS, LIEUT. U. S. N. [L. S.]

A. B. STONEY. [L. S.]

Certified to

EDWARD P. DOYLE,

Secretary of Joint Commission.

An agreement made the twenty-third day of December, in the year
eighteen hundred and eighty-nine, between Mayo W. Hazeltine, Robert
Moore and Lieut. G. C. Hanus, U. S. N. , commissioners on the part of
the state of New York, and Robert C. Bacot, William M. Oliver and Edwin
A. Stevens, commissioners on the part of the state of New Jersey.

WHEREAS, By chapter 69, laws of 1887, the governor of the state of New
York was authorized to appoint three commissioners with full power on
the part of the state of New York, to meet with the commissioners
appointed, or to be appointed, for a like purpose on the part of the
state of New Jersey, and with them to locate and mark out by proper
monuments and buoys the true boundary line between the two states in
lands under water in Raritan bay; and

WHEREAS, The jurisdiction of the said commissioners was continued and
extended by chapter 159, laws of 1888, and chapter 212, laws of 1889, so
as to include the Arthur kill, Kill von Kull, New York bay and the
Hudson river; and

WHEREAS, The said Mayo W. Hazeltine, Robert Moore and Lieut. G. C.
Hanus, U. S. N. , were duly appointed commissioners on the part of the
state of New York, for the purposes mentioned in said acts; and

WHEREAS, By an act of the legislature of the state of New Jersey,
passed February 14, 1888, entitled, "A joint resolution authorizing the
appointment of a commission to locate and mark out the boundary line
between the state of New Jersey and the state of New York, in lands
under water in the Arthur kill, Kill von Kull, New York bay and the
Hudson river;" and

WHEREAS, George H. Cook, Robert C. Bacot and William M. Oliver were
duly appointed commissioners for the purpose of said act; and

WHEREAS, George H. Cook having died, Edwin A. Stevens was appointed in
his stead, clothed with the same powers; and

WHEREAS, The said commissioners acting for and on behalf of their
respective states, have entered upon the performance of the duties
imposed upon them by the said acts of their respective legislatures, and
have, in pursuance of the authority to them severally given as
aforesaid, agreed and hereby do agree upon a boundary line between the
two states in lands under water in the Arthur kill, Kill von Kull, New
York bay and the Hudson river, and do locate the same as follows:

First. Starting from a point (at the conclusion of the boundary line
in Raritan bay) and marked for the purposes of this agreement, A.

This point is equidistant between the southwesterly corner of the
dwelling-house of David C. Butler, at Ward's point, on Staten Island, in
the state of New York, and the southeasterly corner of the brick
building on the lands of Cortlandt L. Parker, at the intersection of the
westerly line of water street with the northerly line of Lewis street,
in Perth Amboy, in the state of New Jersey.

The line runs thence in a succession of straight lines through the
Arthur kill, the Kill von Kull, New York bay and the Hudson river, to a
point marked "JJ," for the purposes of this agreement.

This point "JJ," is at the extreme northern limit of the boundary line
in lands under water, and from this point the line runs westerly to a
rock which is described in the report of the New York and New Jersey
boundary commission of 1883 as marking the eastern end of the boundary
line between New York and New Jersey, as determined upon by the royal
boundary commission of 1769.

The absolute geographical locations of the point at the place of
beginning and the point of conclusion are as follows:

POINT A (PLACE OF BEGINNING).

Latitude. Seconds in meters. Longitude. Seconds in meters (Latitude

and longitude not given. Description sufficient.)

POINT JJ (PLACE OF CONCLUSION).
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Latitude. Seconds in meters. Longitude. Seconds in meters.
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40Á 59' 49" 74 N. 1534.38 74Á 53' 38" 57 W. 901.46
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The points at which changes of direction occur in the boundary line,
from the place of beginning to the place of conclusion, are for the
purposes of this agreement lettered or numbered, and their determination
and absolute geographical positions are as follows:
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LATITUDE. LONGITUDE.
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Seconds Seconds

in in
Degrees. Minutes. Seconds. meters. Degrees.Minutes. Seconds. meters.
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B 40 30 31 N. 956.2 74 15 30.74 W. 723.9

C 40 30 56 N. 1727.33 74 15 16.22 W. 382.

D 40 31 15.07 N. 464.8 74 14 47.15 W. 1109.9

E 40 32 31.9 N. 984. 74 15 02.5 W. 58.8

F 40 32 57.38 N. 1769.9 74 14 52.42 W. 1233.9

G 40 33 32.68 N. 1008. 74 13 54.57 W. 1284.

H 40 33 25.03 N. 772. 74 13 06.29 W. 148.

I 40 33 37.54 N. 1157.9 74 12 53.95 W. 1269.4

J 40 34 25.03 N. 772. 74 12 38. W. 893.7

K 40 35 16.12 N. 498. 74 12 27.55 W. 647.9

L 40 35 51.87 N. 1599.9 74 12 00. W. 0.
No. 1 40 36 01. N. 30.8 74 12 00. W. 0.
No. 2 40 36 21.45 N. 661.6 74 12 18.88 W. 443.9
No. 3 40 36 51.02 N. 1573.7 74 12 15.48 W. 363.9
No. 4 40 37 00. N. 0. 74 12 10.21 W. 240.

O 40 37 27.36 N. 844.1 74 12 15.61 W. 366.9

P 40 37 43.24 N. 1333.7 74 12 09.69 W. 227.9

R 40 37 53.36 N. 1645.9 74 12 10.12 W. 238.

S 40 38 04.86 N. 149.9 74 11 54.87 W. 1289.3

Position Center of Baltimore and Ohio Bridge Pier.

40 38 15.31 N. 472.3 74 11 47.97 W. 1125.9

A'40 38 30.92 N. 953.7 74 11 30.63 W. 719.8

B'40 38 45.38 N. 1399.8 74 11 09.79 W. 229.9

C'40 38 47.13 N. 1453.7 74 10 55.42 W. 1301.8

D'40 38 30.79 N. 949.7 74 08 36.68 W. 861.9

E'40 38 36.89 N. 1137.9 74 08 00. W. 0.0

F'40 38 31.37 N. 967.6 74 07 35.15 W. 825.8

G'40 38 52.66 N. 1624.3 74 06 36.94 W. 867.9

H'40 38 52.66 N. 1624.3 74 05 37.88 W. 889.8

I'40 39 05.05 N. 155.77 74 05 14.64 W. 343.09

J'40 39 04.94 N. 152.38 74 03 22.25 W. 522.65

K' or

AA 40 42 00. N. 0.0 74 01 36.50 W. 857.0

BB 40 43 04.68 N. 144.36 74 01 26.59 W. 624.07

CC 40 45 26.82 N. 827.30 74 00 52. W. 1219.66

DD 40 49 26.82 N. 1096.61 73 57 50.38 W. 1180.6

EE 40 51 03.62 N. 111.67 73 57 11.69 W. 273.78

FF 40 53 19.05 N. 587.64 73 55 48.77 W. 1141.7

GG 40 55 40.03 N. 1243.13 73 54 52.82 W. 1235.61

HH 40 56 48.22 N. 1487.48 73 54 33.35 W. 780.06

II 40 58 54.39 N. 1677.82 73 53 47.63 W. 1113.58

JJ 40 59 49.74 N. 1534.38 73 53 38.57 W. 901.46

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Second. The monumental marks by which said boundary line shall
hereafter be known and recognized have been carefully described, their
absolute geographical positions given, and this description and location
will be filed in the office of the secretary of state of New York and
the secretary of state of New Jersey.

Third. The maps accompanying and filed with this agreement, showing
the location of the above-mentioned boundary line between the state of
New York and the state of New Jersey in lands under water in Arthur
kill, Kill von Kull, New York bay and the Hudson river, and of the
monumental marks by which such line may be distinguished and known, duly
authenticated and attested by the signatures of the aforesaid
commissioners, and placed on file in the offices of the secretaries of
state of the respective states, shall constitute the permanent and
authenticated record of said boundary line, and are hereby adopted by
the parties hereto and made part of this agreement.

In witness whereof, the said commissioners have hereto set their hands
and seals in duplicate, this twenty-third day of December, in the year
of our Lord eighteen hundred and eighty-nine.

M. W. HAZELTINE. [L. S.]

ROBERT MOORE. [L. S.]

G. C. HANUS. [L. S.]

R. C. BACOT. [L. S.]

W. M. OLIVER. [L. S.]

E. A. STEVENS. [L. S.]

Attest:

EDWARD P. DOYLE,

Secretary Joint Boundary Commission.