Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Alsace Township-Cumru Township 1850 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1850 Apr 11, 1850 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Alsace, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Cumru, Township of
Expansion
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Alsace Township-Cumru Township 1850 Annexation shape act river Schuylkill, where the line dividing the city of Reading and Alsace township strikes the said river, on lands of Isaac Eckert and company, called the Henry Clay furnace property

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 11, 1850 (Pa. Laws 441, No. 309), §§ 1–2 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Montgomery 1886 Chapter XXV: Townships of Berks County. Alsace Township. 983