Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Conyngham Borough Ordinance 68A yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1950–1951 Jul 7, 1950 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Sugarloaf, Township of (Luzerne)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Conyngham, Borough of
Expansion
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Conyngham Borough Ordinance 68A shape ordinance 13.9 point located on the dividing line of land of W. C. M. Butler, Jr. and Leon Smith, and being located thirty-three (33.00) feet eastwardly from thecenter line of the Penna. State Highway leading from Hazleton to Berwick, also marking the northwest corner of the tract of land of W. C. M. Butler, Jr.

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 306 Jun 1950 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Conyngham, Borough of Ordinance 68A: Annexing to the Borough of Conyngham, a section of Sugar Loaf Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough Jul 5, 1950 Jul 6, 1950

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Sugarloaf Township School District (Luzerne County), 1950-1961 (1 folder)