Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Doylestown Borough Ordinance 272 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Jun 22, 1953 Ordinance - Date Approved


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Doylestown, Township of
Bucks County
Doylestown, Borough of
Bucks County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Doylestown Borough Ordinance 272 shape ordinance 20.867 corner in the middle of Green Street, said point being distant six hundred forty-seven and thirty-seven hundredths feet northwest of a point in the said Green Street, being a corner between the lands of Donald Gray Barnhouse and the land sold by the heirs of the said Joseph Rich to the Doylestown Country Club


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 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
Doylestown, Borough of Ordinance 272: Providing for the annexation to the First Ward of the Borough of Doylestown of a tract of land of the Township of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, a township of the second class, adjacent to the southeasterly side of said borough Jun 22, 1953 Jun 22, 1953 p. 101–102


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 8 40-32