Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 341 no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1914–1915

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wayne, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Ellwood City, Borough of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 341 shape ordinance intersection of the present west line of the borough of Ellwood City, being the west line of Twelfth Street with the dividing line between lands of Rosannah Brown and the Pittsburgh Company

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Equity 2 Mar 1915 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Sessions 175 Sep 1914 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of March 21, 1907 (Pa. Laws 25, No. 20), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ellwood City, Borough of Ordinance 341: Annexing that portion of Wayne township to the Borough of Ellwood City, which adjoins the said borough on the west, and extends from Twelfth Street to an alley west of Fifteenth Street Oct 1, 1914 Oct 24, 1914 v. 2, p. 338–340