Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Bellefonte Borough Ordinance 401 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1961 May 16, 1961 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Spring, Township of (Centre)
Centre County
Bellefonte, Borough of
Centre County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bellefonte Borough Ordinance 401 shape ordinance 0.2095500459 half inch brass rod, the southwesterly corner of lands now or late of Steve Jabco, said corner being on the Easterly side of Hughes St, a 40-foot unimproved thoroughfare and also about 754 feet Southerly of the centre line of East Bishop Street


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Centre County, Pennsylvania Sessions 109 Apr 1961 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Centre County Deed Book v. 252, p. 233 Jan 28, 1960 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Bellefonte, Borough of Ordinance 401: Annexing to the Borough of Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, a section of Spring Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania, (a second class township) adjacent to and southeast of said borough in the area of Hughes Street Extended and directing the proper officials of the borough to comply with the acts of assembly required in connection with said annexation Feb 20, 1961 Feb 20, 1961


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 13 40-44
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Spring Township School District (Centre County), 1949-1961 (1 folder)