Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elverson Borough Ordinance 53-1 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Feb 20, 1953 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
West Nantmeal, Township of
Chester County
Elverson, Borough of
Chester County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Elverson Borough Ordinance 53-1 shape ordinance (docket) 490.83375 corner in the center line of the Reading Company - Wilmington and Northern Division, at a point where it intersects the boundary line between the Counties of Chester and Berks, said corner being the most northerly corner of the existing boundary line of the Borough of Elverson


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Chester County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 12 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
Elverson, Borough of Ordinance 1, 1953: Annexing to the Borough of Elverson, Chester County, Pennsylvania, a section of West Nantmeal Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and lying to the northeast, east, south and southwest of the existing incorporated boundaries of the Borough of Elverson, and being more fully bounded and described Jan 19, 1953 Jan 21, 1953


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Kurtz, John M. (Secretary) May 15, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 14 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) West Nantmeal Township School District (Chester County), 1953 (1 folder)