Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Doylestown Borough Ordinance 227 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 May 3, 1948 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Buckingham, Township of (Bucks)
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Doylestown, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Doylestown Borough Ordinance 227 shape ordinance point in the middle of Swamp Road

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1948 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
Doylestown, Borough of Ordinance 227: Annexing to the Borough of Doylestown a section of Buckingham Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the east said of said borough, owned by the Veterans Land Improvement Company Apr 19, 1948 Apr 19, 1948 p. 192–193

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Kern, S. Y. (District Supervisor, Allentown) 17500449 -1 Jun 14, 1950
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 8 38-18