Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Hatfield Township-Lansdale Borough 1886 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1885–1886 Jan 13, 1886 Jan 14, 1886 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Hatfield, Township of
Reduction
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Lansdale, Borough of
Expansion
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Hatfield Township-Lansdale Borough 1886 Annexation: Before whole before plan (recorded) [a stone in the center line of Line Street, it being the intersection of the Borough of Lansdale as incorporated with the Townships of Montgomery and Hatfield]
View Hatfield Township-Lansdale Borough 1886 Annexation: Tract shape petition (recorded) a stone set for a corner of the Borough of Lansdale on the middle of the North Pennsylvania Railroad, the North corner of said Borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Election 36 1885 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Montgomery County Miscellaneous Book v. 25, p. 398 Jan 14, 1886 direct