Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Bristol Borough 1950 Ordinance (2) yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1950 Dec 26, 1950 Ordinance - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Bristol, Township of (Bucks)
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Bristol, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bristol Borough 1950 Ordinance (2) shape ordinance point on the southwesterly side of Bath Road at the intersection with the Bristol Borough boundary line as deeded in 1851, said point being 107.54 feet distant in a southwesterly direction along said boundary line from corner of same near the Mill Pond

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1950 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Bristol, Borough of Ordinance: Providing for and declaring the annexation and admission into the Borough of Bristol, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, of certain adjacent land, situate in the Township of Bristol, county and state aforesaid, upon a petition of the freehold owner thereof, and extending the limits of the said Borough of Bristol so as to include and annex the said territory adjacent to said borough, the said adjacent territory so annexed comprising a tract of land in Bristol Township, aforesaid, adjacent to the said Borough of Bristol, with a collection of buildings and structures thereon erected, and said territory being described in the petition of the freehold owner thereof; presented to the Borough of Bristol and Town Council thereof, on November 13, 1950; and directing a certified copy of this ordinance, together with description and plot showing the courses and distances of the boundaries of the said borough before and after such annexation to be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of the County of Bucks, and notice of such filing also to be given to the County Commissioners of the said county and to the Board of Elections of the said county Dec 26, 1950 Dec 26, 1950

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Engineer May 29, 1958
View 1950-1960 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Engineer Aug 1951 Received Aug 7, 1951
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 8 40-32