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For the year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Twenty four.
TOWN CLERK_Thomas Jones.
STREET REGULATORS AND SURVEYORS.
STREET AND ROAD COMMISSIONERS— James Bredin, Robert Irving.
CLERK OF THE MARKET_Michael Dipple.
HIGH CONSTABLE-Walter Bell,
BOROUGH CONSTABLES-Richard Miles, John Bowermaster.
JUSTICES OF THE PEACE OF THE BOROUGH OF
CARLISLE. John Delancy, Esq. Elisha Doyle, Esq. Archibald Ramsey, Esq. John Creigh, Esq. William Irvine, Esq. John D. Haverstick, Esq. Jacob Squier, Esq. John Elliott, Esq. Andrew Boden, Esq. George Pattison, Esq, Robert D. Gutherie, Esq. Henry Lechler, Esq. John Smith, Esq. Peter B. Smith, Esq. John Phillips, Esq.
COMMISSIONERS—Robert M'Bride, jr. Henry Ford, David
John Phillips, Esq.
IS bounded on the S. and S. E., by the counties of York and Adams; Franklin on the W., Perry on the N. W. and N. and the Susquehanna River on N. E., and part of York county on the E.; length thirtynine miles, mean width sixteen, and contains five hundred and fortyfive square miles. The S. E. part of the county, is limestone land, and a small portion of the N. W, clay slate.
STAPLES, Wheat, Rye, Oats, Flour, Whiskey, Apples, Cider, Peach and Apple brandy, Live Stock, and Salted Provisions. Chief Town CARLISLE.
• This number includes the present county of Perry. The increase in Cumberland from 1810 to 1820 is 5,512.
North latitude 40° 12', longitude 77° 12', is situate on rising ground, between the Blue Mountain on the North, and the South Mountain on the South ; eighteen miles West by South, from Harrisburgh, and one hundred and eighteen from Philadelphia.
The town was founded by the Messrs. Penn's, in 1751, and is laid out in an oblong square, five streets running nearly East and West, viz: North street, Louther street, High street, Pomfret street and South street; and five running nearly North and South, viz: East street, Bedford street, Hanover street, Pitt street, and West street. The squares and streets are intersected by four alleys, running parallel with High street, and named as follows : Locust Alley, between North and Louther streets, Dickinson alley and Mulberry alley, between Louther and High streets, Church alley and Liberty alley, between High street and Pomfret street, and Chapel Alley, between Pomfret and South streets.
The streets are sixty feet wide, except HIGH and HANOVER streets, which are Eighty feet.
The lots are sixty feet in front, and two hundred and forty feet in depth, fronting on the streets, and bounding on the Alleys.