Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Dunbar Township-New Haven Borough 1885 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1885 Sep 26, 1885 Oct 1, 1885 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Dunbar, Township of
Reduction
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part
New Haven, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Dunbar Township-New Haven Borough 1885 Annexation: Old Mill Lot shape petition (recorded) 1.04 point of intersection of the east side of Fourth street with the South line of said Borough
View Dunbar Township-New Haven Borough 1885 Annexation: Tract 1 shape petition (recorded) 190.3 point on the West bank of the Youghiogheny river and the South line of Mill Street as shown in the original plot of the town of New Haven, said point being at the intersection of the North boundary of the present Borough of New Haven with the West bank of said river

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Sessions 88 Sep 1885 direct

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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Fayette County Agreement Book v. 5, p. 397 Oct 1, 1885 direct