Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Dunbar Borough 1951 Ordinance yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Dunbar, Township of
Fayette County
Dunbar, Borough of
Fayette County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Dunbar Borough 1951 Ordinance shape ordinance (docket) POINT in the Borough line of the Borough of Dunbar, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, at a point 24.75 Eastwardly from the center of the West bound track of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company as now located, such distance being measured at right angles with said centre line of track


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Civil 1 Dec 1951 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
Dunbar, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing certain adjacent Territory of Dunbar Township, to the Borough of Dunbar on Petition of the only owner and freeholder of and within certain Territory in Dunbar Township as in said Petition and hereinafter particularly described praying that an Ordinance be enacted annexing the said Territory to the Borough of Dunbar and that the limits of said Borough be extended so as to include the same Nov 7, 1951 Nov 9, 1951 p. 157


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 24 40-32