Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Bell Township-Chest Township 1871 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1870–1871

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Bell, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Chest, Township of (Clearfield)
Expansion
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bell Township-Chest Township 1871 Annexation shape report of commissioners (docket) 180.365625 Post corner of Giles Tucker land on old line of Tp line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Road Sep 1870 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect