NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY

1981 SESSION

 

 

CHAPTER 273

HOUSE BILL 708

 

AN ACT TO REDEFINE THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE TOWN OF BETHEL IN PITT COUNTY TO ANNEX A CERTAIN AREA.  

 

The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:

 

Section 1.  Chapter 997, Session Laws of 1969 is amended by deleting the metes and bounds description contained therein, and inserting in lieu thereof a new description of the corporate limits of the Town of Bethel to read:

"Beginning at a stake in the western right-of-way line of N.C. Highway No. 11, said stake being located 150 feet northwardly from the intersection of the northern right-of-way line of Harper Drive with the western right-of-way line of N.C. Highway No. 11; thence with the western line of N.C. Highway No. 11 S0200'W, 62.0 feet; thence crossing N.C. Highway No. 11 and with the northern right-of-way line of S.R. 1501 N7230'E., 237.0 feet; thence leaving said right-of-way of S.R. 1501 S1943'E., 3,430 feet to a point in the center line of the Seaboard Coast Line Railroad track, thence S0637'W., 500.2 feet to the northern right-of-way of South Railroad Street; thence with the northern right-of-way line of South Railroad Street S6123'E., 107.9 feet; thence leaving said right-of-way N0637'E., 108.8 feet; thence N8136'E., 217.0 feet; thence S0023'E, 205.5 feet to the southern right-of-way line of East Washington Street; thence with the southern right-of-way line of East Washington Street S8112'W., 347.2 feet; thence leaving said right-of-way of East Washington Street S0637'W, 1,828.1 feet; thence S8323'E., 273 feet; thence S0637'W, 671 feet to a point in the southern right-of-way line of the Flat Swamp Road; thence with the southern right-of-way line of the Flat Swamp Road N6243'W., 355 feet; thence N69W., 300 feet; thence N7530'W., 376 feet; thence leaving the southern right-of-way of Flat Swamp Road S0830'W., 558.6 feet to an iron stake; thence S0630'W., 176.5 feet to an iron stake; thence S0830'W., 461.27 feet to the center of the VEPCO primary power transmission line; thence with the center of the VEPCO power line S7827'W., 2,497.15 feet to a hedgerow dividing the Blount and Carson properties; thence with the Blount-Carson line N0335'E., 880.7 feet to the center of N.C.S.R. No. 1429; thence with said road N7452'W., 165 feet; thence leaving said road N2912'W., 1,718.45 feet; thence N4012'W., 1,190 feet; thence N0430'W., 200.0 feet to a point in the southern right-of-way line of West Washington Street; thence with the southern right-of-way line of West Washington Street S8530'W., 1,370 feet; thence S8502'W., 699.4 feet; thence leaving said right-of-way of West Washington Street N0527'W., 422.0 feet to a point in the centerline of the Seaboard Coastline Railroad track; thence with the centerline of the Seaboard Coastline Railroad track N8452'E., 2,744.9 feet; thence leaving said centerline of the Seaboard Coastline Railroad and with the eastern side of a ditch N0730'W., 495 feet to an iron stake; thence N72E., 715 feet; thence parallel and 150 feet westerly from the western right-of-way line of Robinson Street N0630'E., 2,540 feet more or less to the southern right-of-way line of Hammond Avenue; thence with the southern line of Hammond Avenue S8400'E., 470.0 feet more or less to the centerline of a canal; thence with the centerline of said canal N0357"e., 1,490.0 feet; thence N0435'E., 361.0 feet to the centerline intersection of a ditch; thence with the centerline of said ditch S7200'E., 659.5 feet; thence leaving centerline of said ditch and with the eastern right-of-way of Greenbriar Road extension S0345'W., 1,514.0 feet; thence leaving said eastern right-of-way of Greenbriar Road extension S8400'E., 150.0 feet; thence N0200'E., 400 feet; thence S8745'E., 1,108 feet to the point of beginning."

Sec. 2. This act is effective upon ratification.

In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 27th day of April, 1981.