Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chalfont Borough 1953 Ordinance yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Nov 23, 1953 Final Decree - Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
New Britain, Township of
Bucks County
Chalfont, Borough of
Bucks County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chalfont Borough 1953 Ordinance shape ordinance (docket) 25.352 iron pipe in or near the middle of a public road designated as Township Road #403 a corner of the land of Frank Moll, also being a corner of the Borough of Chalfont


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1953 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chalfont, Borough of Minute Sep 16, 1953 p. 169
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 eastern side of said Borough owned by William H. Jefferys, Jr. and John D. Stevens trading as Bobelbrae Farm Sep 16, 1953 Sep 16, 1953


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 8 40-32