Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emporium Borough Ordinance 273 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1961–1962 Feb 15, 1962 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Reduction
Cameron County
Part
PA
Part
Emporium, Borough of
Expansion
Cameron County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Emporium Borough Ordinance 273: After whole final ordinance southeast corner of Warrant No. 801, formerly an ash on the north bank of the Driftwood Branch of the Sinnemahoning Creek
View Emporium Borough Ordinance 273: Before whole before ordinance southeast corner of Warrant No. 801, formerly an ash on the north bank of the Driftwood Branch of the Sinnemahoning Creek
View Emporium Borough Ordinance 273: Parcel 1 shape ordinance stone borough monument in the north line of the Borough of Emporium at or near the most easterly point of East Sixth Street Extension
View Emporium Borough Ordinance 273: Parcel 2 shape ordinance point in the north line of the Borough of Emporium, which point is south 80 degs. east measured along said Borough north line 455.49 feet from a point in the center line of West Allegany Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cameron County, Pennsylvania Sessions 4 Nov 1961 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cameron County Zoning Ordinance Book v. 1, p. 33 Dec 6, 1961 direct
Cameron County Deed Book v. D, p. 556 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emporium, Borough of Ordinance 273: Annexing lands in Shippen Township, Cameron County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Emporium Dec 4, 1961 Dec 4, 1961