Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Boundary Realignment Municipality Edgeworth Borough-Sewickley Heights Borough 1939 Boundary Realignment yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1939 Jul 17, 1939 Ordinance - Date Approved (2nd Municipality)

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Affected Government

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Municipality
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County
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State
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Municipality
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County
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State
Sewickley Heights, Borough of
Reduction
Allegheny County
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PA
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Edgeworth, Borough of
Expansion
Allegheny County
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PA
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Edgeworth, Borough of
Reduction
Allegheny County
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PA
Part
Sewickley Heights, Borough of
Expansion
Allegheny County
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PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Edgeworth Borough-Sewickley Heights Borough 1939 Boundary Realignment line after ordinance (docket, Sewickley Heights) point which is common to the boundary lines of Sewickley Heights Borough, Edgeworth Borough and Sewickley Borough, said point having the three following locations from existing stone monuments: FIRST: North fifty-six degrees, fourteen minutes, thirty-two seconds (N. 56° 14' 32" E) or (N 55° 26' E, Edgeworth bearing) for a distances of five hundred sixty-nine and fifty-six hundredths (569.56') feet form a stone monument in the roadway at the intersection of Academy Avenue and Woodland Road, said monument being at the intersection of the southerly twenty (20') foot range line of Academy Avenue with the westerly fourteen (14') foot range line of Woodland Road. SECOND: Being located the four following courses and distances from the same stone monument described above under "First" North thirty-six degrees, twelve minutes, twenty-eight seconds West (N 36° 12' 28" W) or N 37° 01' W, Edgeworth, for a distance of ten and one-hundredth (10.01') feet along the westerly fourteen (14') foot range line of Woodland Road to a point in the division line between the Boroughs of Edgeworth and Sewickley, which was fixed by Edgeworth Borough Ordinance No. 135, as ordained and enacted into law by the Borough Council on June 14, 1918. Thence by said division line the following two courses and distances: North fifty-six degrees, fourteen minutes, thirty-two seconds East (N 56" 14' 32" E) or (N 55° 26' E, Edgeworth bearing), for a distance of forty-six and four hundredths (46.04') feet to the northwesterly line of Woodland Road; thence along said line South thirty-six degrees, twelve minutes, twenty-eight seconds (S 36° 12' 28" E) or (S 37° 01' E, Edgeworth bearing), for a distance of ten and one hundredth (10.01') feet to a point; and thence North fifty-six degrees, fourteen minutes, thirty-two seconds East (N 56° 14' 32" E), or (N 55° 26' E, Edgeworth bearing), for a distance of five hundred twenty-three and fifty-two hundredths (523.52') feet. THIRD: South thirty-one degrees, forty-six minutes, fifty-two seconds East (S 31° 46' 52" E) or (S 32° 25' 24" E, Edgeworth bearing) for a distance of one and six hundredths (1.06') feet from a stone monument on the property of C. M. Woods

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 296 Jun 1939 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 507–509 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Sewickley Heights, Borough of Ordinance 18: Describing and fixing the boundary line between the Borough of Sewickley Heights and the Borough of Edgeworth, both situate in Allegheny County, State of Pennsylvania Jun 19, 1939 Jun 23, 1939
Edgeworth, Borough of Ordinance 230: Describing and fixing the boundary line between the Borough of Edgeworth and the Boroguh of Sewickley Heights, both situate in Allegheny County, State of Pennsylvania Jul 10, 1939 Jul 17, 1939