Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Bridgewater Borough 1868 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1868

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Borough, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Borough of (Beaver)
Expansion
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part
Brighton, Township of
Reduction
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Borough of (Beaver)
Expansion
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bridgewater Borough 1868 Annexation shape act Grape alley, on Beaver river, it being the present north-eastern corner of said borough

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 19, 1868 (Pa. Laws 390, No. 352), §§ 1–2 direct
View Act of April 14, 1868 (Pa. Laws 1118, No. 1045), § 1 reference
View Act of February 25, 1869 (Pa. Laws 246, No. 224), §§ 1–2 reference