Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Conyngham Borough Ordinance 69 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 May 29, 1953 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Sugarloaf, Township of (Luzerne)
Luzerne County
Conyngham, Borough of
Luzerne County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Conyngham Borough Ordinance 69 shape ordinance 2.22 point located thirty-three (33.00) feet eastwardly from the center line of the Penna. State Highway leading from Hazleton to Berwick, and being further described as south nineteen degrees one minute east (S19'01E) for a distance of ninety-three and seventy-two hundredths (93.72) feet from the northwest corner of the tract of land of Myers Lumber Company, and also being located on the dividing line of land of Conyngham Borough and Sugarloaf Township


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 151 Jun 1953 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Conyngham, Borough of Ordinance 69: Annexing to the Borough of Conyngham, a section of Sugarloaf Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough May 21, 1953 May 21, 1953