Green's St. Louis directory :
Saint Louis City and ward boundaries
City and ward boundaries.
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By the present charter, all that district of country contained
within the following limits constitutes the city of Saint Louis,
to wit:—“Beginning at a point in the middle of the main
channel of the Mississippi river, due east of the south-east
corner of Saint George, in SaintLouis County; thence due
west to the west line of Second Carondelet Avenue; thence
north with said west line of said Avenue to the north line of
Chouteau Avenue; thence northwardly in a direct line to the
mouth of Stoney Creek; thence due east to the middle of the
channel ofthe Mississippi river; thence southwardly with the
middle of the main channel of the Mississippi river to the place of beginning.”

The above described “district of country” is divided into
six wards, respectively bounded as follows:—

First ward.

All that part of the city lying south of a line beginning on
the Mississippi river at the foot of Cedar-street; thence run-
ning westwardly along Cedar to Fourth; northwardly along
Fourth to Cerre; westwardlyalong Cerre to Twelfth; north-
wardly along Twelfth to Randolph; thencewestwardly along
Randolph-street to the western line of the city.

Second ward.

All the territory lying north of the First Ward, and south
of a line beginning on the Mississippi at the foot of Walnut-
street; running westwardly along Walnut to Seventh; north-
wardly along Seventh to Market; and westwardly along
Market to the western line of the city, constitutes the Second
Ward.

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Third ward.

All the territory lying north of the Second Ward, and south
of a line commencing on the Mississippi at the foot of Locust;
running westward along Locust to Third; south along Third
to Olive; and westwardly along Olive to the city line, cousti-
tudes the Third Ward.

Fourth ward.

The territory lying north of the Third Ward, and south of a
line commencing on the Mississippi river at the foot of Green-
street; running westwardly along Green to Eighth; north along
Eighth to Morgan; and westwardly along Morgan to the city
limits, constitutes the Fourth Ward.

Fifth ward.

The territory lying north of the Fourth Ward, and south of
a line beginning on the Mississippi at the foot of Cherry-street;
running westwardly along Cherry to Broadway; northwardly
along Broadway to Wash; and westwardly along Wash to the
western boundary of the city, constitutes the Fifth Ward.

Sixth ward.

All the territory within the city limits, lying north of the
north boundary line of the Fifth Ward, constitutes the Sixth
Ward.

In all cases, the centres of the several streets above named are
the dividing lines between the several wards.