Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Castle Shannon Borough 1919 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1919 Dec 20, 1919 Dec 20, 1919 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Baldwin, Township of
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Castle Shannon, Borough of
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Lebanon, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Castle Shannon, Borough of
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Bethel, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Castle Shannon, Borough of
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Castle Shannon, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Castle Shannon Borough 1919 Creation shape decree (recorded) point in the center of the Library Macadamized Road and the center of Fifth Street in the Elwyn Plan of Lots as of record in the Recorder's Office of Allegheny County in Plan Book Vol. 26, Pages 54 and 55

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 95 Apr 1920 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 10 Sep 1919 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 27, 1883 (Pa. Laws 161, No. 145), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 2, art. 1, §§ 1–11 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 26, p. 54 reference
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 13, p. 65 reference
Allegheny County Charter Book v. 54, p. 529 Sec'y.St. 95168:1837–1839 Jan 12, 1921 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 587
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 15
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 4
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 4 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940