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Consolidated Newfoundland Regulation 1996
of Bishop's Cove Order
Under the authority of section 257 of the Municipalities Act and the Subordinate Legislation Revision and Consolidation Act, the Lieutenant‑Governor in Council makes the following Order.
1. Short title
1. This Order may be cited as the Community of Bishop's Cove Order.
2. The boundaries of the Community of Bishop's Cove are as set out in the Schedule.
Beginning at a point, that point being
the highwater mark on the easternmost extremity of Cooper's Head on the north
Then north 20° 00' west a distance of 130 metres, more or less, to the southern corner of the Anglican Cemetery and proceeding northward along its western fence line to the northern corner of the cemetery;
Then running northwestward a distance of 40 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being 33 metres, more or less, southwestward via the centre line of the coastal highway from the Fling's Road intersection;
Then in a westerly direction along a line parallel to and 33 metres south of the centre line of Fling's Road, that is to say, the roadway, the pathway and its abandoned right‑of‑way, a distance of 747 metres, more or less, to a point situated 33 metres northwestward from the centre line of a pathway known as Church Lane, that point being south 78° 30' west and 46 metres, more or less, from horizontal control monument No. 93191;
Then along a line parallel to and 33 metres west of the centre line of Church Lane to a point, that point being on the northwestern boundary line of a piece of property now or previously owned by one Leonard Smith and being 335 metres from last given point;
Then south 52° 30' west a distance of 104 metres, more or less, to a point, that high point having spot elevation of 137.8 metres;
Then south 64° 30' west a distance of 829 metres, more or less, to a point, that high point having spot elevation of 161 metres;
Then south 54° 15' west a distance of 1,481 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being horizontal control monument No. 93200 and having spot elevation of 142.3 metres;
Then south 51° 00' east a distance of 562 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being the highwater point on the northern shoreline of Conception Bay;
Then in a northeasterly direction along the sinuosities of the shoreline at highwater passing Bishop's Cove to Cooper's Head, the point of beginning.
All bearings being referred to grid
north, central meridian 53° west longitude, and along with distances given are
subject to approximation as delineated on the 1:12,000 copy
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