Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Clarks Summit Borough Ordinance 57-4 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957 Aug 21, 1957 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
South Abington, Township of
Lackawanna County
Clarks Summit, Borough of
Lackawanna County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Clarks Summit Borough Ordinance 57-4 shape ordinance 8.55 corner on the easterly side of Oakford Road, a public road leading from North Clark's Summit to Waverly, said corner being marked by an iron pin at the end of a stone wall in line of lands of Emmitt Fish


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Sessions 130 Oct 1957 direct


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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lackawanna County Map Book v. 9, p. 8 May 2, 1958 include

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Clarks Summit, Borough of Ordinance 4, 1957: Annexing an area known as Crestwood Acres Development consisting of 8.55 acres presently situated in South Abington Township Jul 3, 1957 Jul 3, 1957 p. 189–190


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 31 40-32