Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Canonsburg Borough Ordinance 620 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947 Nov 5, 1947 Ordinance - Day after Election after Most Recent Date on Initial Filing with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
North Strabane, Township of
Washington County
Canonsburg, Borough of
Washington County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Canonsburg Borough Ordinance 620 shape ordinance 10.88 point in Chartiers Creek, the common corner of the boundary line between the Borough of Canonsburg and North Strabane Township, (said point being the following two courses North 36* 20' East 237.5 feet and North 52* 45' East 346.2 feet from a common corner on the boundary line of the Borough of Canonsburg and North Strabane Township in the center of Pike Street and Chartiers Creek)


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Washington County, Pennsylvania Sessions 136 Nov 1947 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Washington County Deed Book v. 490, p. 61 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Canonsburg, Borough of Ordinance 620: Annexing to the Borough of Canonsburg a section of territory lying adjacent thereto and situate in the Township of North Strabane, Washington County, Pennsylvania Oct 7, 1947 Oct 7, 1947


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 47 38-26