Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Burnham Borough Ordinance 5 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1912

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Derry, Township of (Mifflin)
Reduction
Mifflin County
Part
PA
Part
Burnham, Borough of
Expansion
Mifflin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Burnham Borough Ordinance 5 shape ordinance point on the Southwestern bank of Kishacoquilas Creek on the Northwestern boundary line of the Borough of Burnham at the corner of lands of the Ahrens Construction Company

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of March 21, 1907 (Pa. Laws 25, No. 20), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Burnham, Borough of Ordinance 5: To provide for the annexation to the Borough of Burnham, of a certain section of land situate in Derry Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Burnham particularly described in Section 1 of this ordinance and a plot or draft of which is on file in the office of the Borough Secretary, in compliance with the petition of the Standard Steel Works Company, Emma C. Youngdahl, Howard S. Okie Trustee, and Hugo Gottschalk, the majority of the freehold owners of the lots and outlots embraced in said section of land and in accordance with the provisions of the Act of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in such case made and provided Oct 7, 1912 Oct 8, 1912 p. 17–20