Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 10865 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1965–1967 Feb 28, 1967 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
South Whitehall, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Allentown, City of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Allentown City Ordinance 10865 shape deed (recorded) 4.12 iron pin near the Western line of Springhouse Road, said iron pin being located in a Northwesterly direction 393.60 feet from the Northern edge of the concrete pavement of Linden Street and in the Northwestern line of land of William J. Young

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Dec 1965 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lehigh County Deed Book v. 1105, p. 883 Dec 10, 1967 include

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Ordinance 10865: Approving the annexation to the City of Allentown of certain property owned by Estate of Percival S. Fenstermacher and located in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Dec 14, 1965 p. 7

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 34 40-44