Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chalfont Borough 1948 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948–1949 Jan 22, 1949 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
New Britain, Township of
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Chalfont, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chalfont Borough 1948 Ordinance shape ordinance (municipal minutes) corner in the Bristol Road in line of lands late of Levi Moyer

Adjudication

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chalfont, Borough of Minute Dec 29, 1948 p. 213
Chalfont, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Chalfont a section of the Township of New Britain, County of Bucks and State of Pennsylvania adjacent to the Southern side of the said Borough owned by John D. Derstine and Kathryn M., his wife and Edward Dachursha and Josephine, his wife Dec 29, 1948 Dec 29, 1948

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Clymer, E. Ellsworth (Secretary) 17500449 -1 Jul 11, 1949
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Secretary Jul 19, 1958