Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ford City Borough Ordinance 254 no


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Manor, Township of (Armstrong)
Armstrong County
Ford City, Borough of
Armstrong County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ford City Borough Ordinance 254 shape ordinance the intersection of the westerly right of way line of the Conemaugh Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad right of way with the projection of the northerly line of Graff Street, as said Graff Street is shown in the Bellwood Gardens Plan of Lots, which plan is recorded in the records of Armstrong County in Plan Book Vol. 1, page 187


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania In re 32 Sep 1949 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Armstrong County Plat Book v. 1, p. 187 Nov 13, 1917 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ford City, Borough of Ordinance 254: Annexing to and incorporating within the Borough of Ford City, Armstrong County, Penna., a certain section or portion of land, situate in Manor Township, in said County and State, commonly known as "Bellwood Gardens", the same being adjacent to and in the northerly direction from said Borough of Ford City, and being particularly described in this ordinance Aug 8, 1949 p. 535


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Manor Township School District (Armstrong County), 1949-1953 (1 folder)