Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chambersburg Borough 1903 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1903

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Guilford, Township of
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Chambersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Hamilton, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Chambersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chambersburg Borough 1903 Ordinance shape ordinance point on old Borough line in an alley where the lands of John Stewart, William Bender and Augustus Wolf join

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1903 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chambersburg, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Chambersburg a certain portion of the Townships of Guilford and Hamilton, in the County of Franklin and State of Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Chambersburg, in accordance with the prayer of a petition of the majority of the freehold owners of the lots and outlots embraced in said section May 18, 1903 May 20, 1903

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 1 542
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 11 541
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 542
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Culbertson, S. D. Dec 3, 1903 Received Dec 4, 1903