Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Bessemer Borough Ordinance 5-1958 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958 Nov 14, 1958 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
North Beaver, Township of (Lawrence)
Lawrence County
Bessemer, Borough of
Lawrence County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bessemer Borough Ordinance 5-1958 shape ordinance (newspaper) point, said point being where the South line of the property of St. Anthony's Church intersects the East line of the Bessemer Borough, said point also being the Southeasterly point of lands of St. Anthony's Church


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 3 Dec 1958 direct


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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Bessemer, Borough of Ordinance 5, 1958: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Bessemer a section of North Beaver Township, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough of Bessemer and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said County Nov 3, 1958


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View New Castle News Notice 26 Nov 12, 1958