Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Blairsville Borough Ordinance 267 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Aug 19, 1953 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Burrell, Township of (Indiana)
Indiana County
Blairsville, Borough of
Indiana County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Blairsville Borough Ordinance 267 shape ordinance point on the present Borough Line of the Borough of Blairsville in the center line of the present right of way of the William Penn Highway, U. S. Route 22, which point is a corner common to lot of Louis P. Moreland, et ux., lot or formerly of R. C. Forsha, and land of Blairsville Cemetery Association


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Indiana County, Pennsylvania Sessions 67 Jun 1953 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Blairsville, Borough of Ordinance 267: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent lands situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Board of Elections Apr 7, 1953 Apr 9, 1953 p. 25–26


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 29 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Burrell Township School District, Blairsville Borough (Indiana County), 1953, 1958 (1 folder)