Northampton County Prison Bounds Survey 1751 - Transcribed by Gail M. Walczyk
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In Obedience to an Order of Court bearing Date September 21 day 1751 I went & laid out the Prison Bounds for Northampton County and Bounded as followeth (Viz) Beginning at the head of the Branch & running South Westerly fifteen chains down the Road to a Stake, Then North Westerly ten Chains, Then North Easterly twenty five Chains seventy five links to the Branch by the Inch Diagonal and four Pole Chains. Surveyed p me Matt: Harmanson Surveyr: Northampton County
At a Court for Northampton County the 10th Day of December 1751 This Plott and Report of the Prison bounds of Northampton County was returned by Matthew Harmanson Gent: Surveyor of the said County & Ordered to be recorded. Teste Griffin Stith Cur Exd
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_____. Northampton County Virginia Deeds etc 1750-1763. Northampton County Virginia Court House, p. 74.