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1996 c25 (Changes communities to towns)
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. This Order may be cited as the Town of Bishop's Cove Order .
The boundaries of the Town of
Beginning at a point, that point being the highwater mark on the easternmost extremity of Cooper's Head on the north shore of
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 of the
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