Questions tagged [metes-and-bounds]

A method of describing the boundaries of a parcel of land, also commonly referred to as a legal description.

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Explaining relevant info for non-tangent curve-Metes and Bounds-Traverse in ArcMap?

I'm trying to map out some meets and bounds from a zoning legal description. This is my fourth time using the Traverse tool for this (so still pretty new) and I'm completely thrown by the non-tangent ...
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Software that converts from legal description text?

Is there software that takes legal description text as input for conversion to some computer friendly GIS format? For example: Those portions of the North Half of the Southeast Quarter and the ...
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Metes and Bounds Descriptions Closure Accuracy

I have been plotting metes and bounds descriptions in plotting software and have found that the starting and ending point do not always finish up on the same point. They seem to usually be around 1 ...