Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality East Washington Borough Ordinance 262 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952–1953 May 20, 1953 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
South Strabane, Township of
Washington County
East Washington, Borough of
Washington County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View East Washington Borough Ordinance 262 shape ordinance (docket) iron pin in the line between South Strabane Township and the Borough of East Washington, said beginning point being at the northwestern side of North Wade Avenue Extension at corner of land of Lucy Butler Smith


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Washington County, Pennsylvania Sessions 188 Feb 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
East Washington, Borough of Ordinance 262: Annexing to the Borough of East Washington a portion of South Strabane Township herein described Dec 1, 1952 Dec 1, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Voight, Robert E. (Chief, Field Division), U.S. Census Bureau Sep 12, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 52 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.102) East Washington Borough School District, 1941-1953 (1 folder)
View Wash. Rep. ORDINANCE NO. 262 19 Feb 3, 1952