Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Castle Shannon Borough Ordinance 220 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947–1949 Jul 9, 1947 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Bethel, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Castle Shannon, Borough of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Castle Shannon Borough Ordinance 220 shape ordinance (docket) 29.77 point in the Library Road, known as State Highway Route 88, on the dividing line between the Borough of Castle Shannon and the Township of Bethel, which is also the southerly side of property as conveyed to Norman P. Vitte by two (2) deeds, one from Katharine (Katherine) Vitte, unmarried, dated November 24, 1943, recorded in the Recorder's Office of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, in Deed Book Vol. 2771, page 686, and the other deed from Louisa (Louise) Heldman, et al, dated February 24, 1944, recorded in the Recorder's Office of Allegheny County, Pa. in Deed Book Vol. 2792, page 380

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 329 Jun 1949 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] reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Deed Book v. 2792, p. 380 reference*
Allegheny County Deed Book v. 2771, p. 686 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Castle Shannon, Borough of Ordinance 220: Annexing land adjacent to the Borough of Castle Shannon and detaching the same from the Township of Bethel, a second class township of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, describing the said land and providing for notice to the proper authorities Jul 8, 1947 Jul 8, 1947

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 2 38-16
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Bethel Borough School District, 1949-1959 (1 folder)
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Bethel Township School District (Allegheny County), 1947 (1 folder)