Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lancaster City Ordinance 57-1952 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952–1953 Jan 4, 1953 Ordinance - 30 Days after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

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Municipality
From
County
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State
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Municipality
To
County
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State
West Lampeter, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
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PA
Part
Lancaster, City of
Expansion
Lancaster County
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PA
Part
Lancaster, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
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PA
Part
Lancaster, City of
Expansion
Lancaster County
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PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lancaster City Ordinance 57-1952 shape ordinance 38.287 concrete monument on the north bank of the Conestoga Creek, a corner of lands of Riverview Burial Park Association and property of City of Lancaster herein described

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 569.5 Sep 1952 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 23, 1931 (Pa. Laws 932, No. 317), §§ 501–505 indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [4th] [501]–10 [4th] [505] indirect
View Act of June 28, 1951 (Pa. Laws 662, No. 164), §§ 5 [501]–5 [505] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1952: [Annexation petition received from Riverview Burial Park Assn. and City of Lancaster, Lancaster Township and West Lampeter Township] Dec 2, 1952 p. 466
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1952: [Introduction and adoption of Resolution 111-1952] Dec 2, 1952 p. 465–466
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1952: [Introduction of Bill 57-1952, with full text of bill] Dec 2, 1952 p. 472–477
Lancaster, City of Resolution 111, 1952: [Mayor authorized to execute joint petition for annexation of land partly in Lancaster or West Lampeter Townships, owned by Riverview Burial Park Association and the City] Dec 2, 1952
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1952: [Second reading and adoption of Bill 57-1952] Dec 5, 1952 p. 497
Lancaster, City of Ordinance 57, 1952: Annexing to the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, parts of Lancaster Township and West Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to said City of Lancaster, which territory is owned by Riverview Burial Park Association and the City of Lancaster Dec 5, 1952

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Lancaster City School District, 1953-1963 (1 folder)
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Lancaster Township School District (Lancaster County), 1953-1954 (2 folders)*