Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Hopewell Borough 1895 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1894–1895 Jan 7, 1895 Jan 7, 1895 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Broad Top, Township of
Reduction
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part
Hopewell, Borough of (Bedford)
Creation
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Hopewell, Borough of (Bedford) Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Hopewell Borough 1895 Creation shape decree (recorded) bridge

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bedford County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1894 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Bedford County Miscellaneous Book v. 4, p. 389 Sec'y.St. 95279:335–337 Jan 7, 1895 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 12 332
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 14
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 10 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940