Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chambersburg Borough 1907 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1907

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hamilton, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Chambersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Greene, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Chambersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Guilford, Township of
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 1907 Ordinance: Tract 1 shape ordinance stake in land of Levi Horst, near the west line of the right of way of the Western Maryland Railroad
View Chambersburg Borough 1907 Ordinance: Tract 2 shape ordinance white oak tree on the east side of Hood street, on the line between the lands of the Hanover Produce Company and the Cedar Grove Cemetery Company

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1907 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1909 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of March 21, 1907 (Pa. Laws 25, No. 20), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chambersburg, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Chambersburg, Pa., a certain section of the Townships of Guilford, Greene and Hamilton, in the County of Franklin and State of Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the said Borough of Chambersburg in accordance with the prayer of a petition of a majority of the freehold owners of the lots and outlots embraced within said section Nov 6, 1907 p. 40–46

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. Received Nov 10, 1908