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Search Plat Help

Numeric Township and Range Entry Form

The "Search Plats" web page is divided into three sections: the top portion of the page is a Numeric Township and Range Entry form where you can enter a specific township and range number. The Salt Lake Meridian has 2663 townships.

Township Entry

Acceptable values for Township are 1 through 15 in the North and 1 through 43 in the South.

Some townships are township. You must select 2 in this section of the form for these townships. Leave the value of "0" zero if you do not want the township!!

You must always make a selection for North or South in this box of the form.

Range Entry

Acceptable values for Range are 1 through 25 in the East and 1 through 19 in the West.

Some ranges are ranges. You must select 2 in this section of the form for these ranges. Leave the value of "0" zero if you do not want the range!!

You must always make a selection for East or West in this box of the form.

Uintah Special Meridian

The Uintah Special Meridian has 138 townships.

To change meridians you make a selction from this box for Uintah Special Meridian.

Township Entry

Acceptable values for Township are 1 through 5 in the North and 1 through 7 in the South.

Some townships are township. You must select 2 in this section of the form for these townships. Leave the value of "0" zero if you do not want the township!!

You must always make a selection for North or South in this box of the form.

Range Entry

Acceptable values for Range are 1 through 3 in the East and 1 through 13 in the West.

Some ranges are ranges. You must select 2 in this section of the form for these ranges. Leave the value of "0" zero if you do not want the range!!

You must always make a selection for East or West in this box of the form.

Land Record Type

There are several types of records that you may wish to search for. By narrowing your your search to a specific record type will speed up the search process.

These record types are further explained in Land_Record.html

Control Document Search

You can use this portion of the "Search Plats" web page to quickly find any supporting document in our "Control Documnet Index" commonly know as CDI's. Enter any number between 1 and 99999 and if their is a document with that number it will be presented in a table with all the meta data about the document. These cdi numbers are found on the Master Title Plat (MTPs) within a parcel or they will be listed on the Historical Index page with parcel description and notes.

State Map Selector

Our new "State Map Selector" will allow you to drill down to a desired township and range by identifying your location on a map of the State of Utah by selecting the county where you would like to search for records. One thing to note you will not be able to define a "Record Type" using the "State Map Selector", so your search will result in ALL record types and will at times be very larger and take a longer time to populate the "Results Tables".

Quad Map Selector

Then selecting your location from a county map and to identify a quad map narrowing your search area.

Quad Map Selector

And finally selecting your desired township and range from your previously selected quad map.

Search Results

Your "Search Results" will very depending on your selection of Record Types, but you will always be presented with a table displaying the result of your search similar to the one below. This is the table for all Land Tenure plats for the selected township and range of T.1N.,R.3E. Salt Lake Meridain. The information highlighted in "Cyan" are hot links, either to display the image of the plat or document (left hand side of the table) or to give you more information about the specific plat or document (Detail) or to allow you to report a problem with a specific plat or document (Problem).

Cadartal Survey Results

Cadatral Survey "Search Results" will present you with a table for all Cadastral survey plats and a talbe for Cadastral survey field notes for the selected township and range in this example for T.1N.,R.3E. Salt Lake Meridain. The information highlighted in "Cyan" are hot links, either to display the image of the plat or document (left hand side of the table) or to give you more information about the specific plat or document (Detail) or to allow you to report a problem with a specific plat or document (Problem). In the table displaying the Cadastral field notes there various volume pages identified and the surveyor who preformed the field work. All of this information is available within the field notes. By clicking on any of these pages you will be displayed the field notes. Again at the right of the table are two hot links for more meta data (Detail) and to report problems (Problem). All plats and document will displayed using the Acordex TIFF Viewer (see acordex_descript.html)

Control Document Index

Please note that no matter which "Record Type" you select, you will always be presented with the number of "Control Documents" that are available. By clicking on the button "Click Here" you will be presented with a table displaying all the patents, leases, right-of-ways, easements or deeds that support the "Land Tenure" of your selected Township and Range.

Control Document Table

Again as before the information highlighted in "Cyan" are hot links, either to display the image of the plat or document (left hand side of the table) or to give you more information about the specific plat or document (Detail) or to allow you to report a problem with a specific plat or document (Problem).