Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Darby Township-Collingdale Borough 1894 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1893–1894 Mar 5, 1894 Mar 5, 1894 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Darby, Township of
Reduction
Delaware County
Part
PA
Part
Collingdale, Borough of
Expansion
Delaware County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Darby Township-Collingdale Borough 1894 Annexation shape decree (recorded) point in the centre line of the Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad a corner of the Borough of Collingdale and in the boundary line of the Borough of Sharon Hill

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Delaware County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Dec 1893 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Delaware County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Sep 1900 reference

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
Delaware County Charter Book v. B, p. 196 Sec'y.St. 95354:830–834 Mar 5, 1894 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Collingdale, Borough of Minute Mar 5, 1894
Collingdale, Borough of Minute Mar 7, 1894
Collingdale, Borough of Minute Mar 9, 1894
Collingdale, Borough of Ordinance 20: [To annex a certain part of territory in Darby Township to the Borough of Collingdale] Mar 9, 1894