Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Chartiers Township-Crafton Borough 1897 Annexation (Case 21) yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897 Jul 10, 1897 Sep 23, 1897 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Crafton, Borough of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chartiers Township-Crafton Borough 1897 Annexation (Case 21) shape petition (recorded) center of the Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway tracks at a point distant twenty five feet southwardly from the place where the projected southerly line of the property of John A. Bell on Ridge Avenue intersects said center of said railway

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 21 Jun 1897 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Charter Book v. 24, p. 91 Sec'y.St. 95158:1394–1399 Sep 23, 1897 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 16