Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ford City Borough Ordinance 267 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951 Jan 31, 1951 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


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 267 shape ordinance intersection of the westerly right-of-way of the Conemaugh Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad right-of way with the projection of the northerly line of Graff Street, as Graff Street is shown in the Bellwood Gardens Plan of Lots, which plan is recorded in the records of Armstrong County in Plan Book Volume 1, Page 187


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania In re 33 Mar 1951 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 267: Annexing to the Borough of Ford City, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, a certain territory in the Township of Manor, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, the said territory being adjacent to and lying north of the said Borough of Ford City and including the Plan of Lots generally referred to as the Plan of Bellwood Gardens. Jan 8, 1951 Jan 15, 1951 p. 548


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 3 40-31
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Manor Township School District (Armstrong County), 1949-1953 (1 folder)