Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Bessemer Borough 1913 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1913 Jun 9, 1913 Jun 16, 1913 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
North Beaver, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Bessemer, Borough of
Creation
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Bessemer, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bessemer Borough 1913 Creation shape decree (docket) 1024 northwest corner thereof at an iron pin at the intersection of the east line of land of Joseph Cisco with the center line of the public road leading east to Mount Jackson, said place of beginning also being the southwest corner of land of Charles Williams and the ?northwest corner of land of Angeline M. Nelson

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 4 Jun 1913 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lawrence County Charter Book v. 1, p. 447 Sec'y.St. 95321:461–464 Jun 16, 1913 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 595
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 80
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 2 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940