Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lewistown Borough Ordinance 1956-3 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956 Aug 24, 1956 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Derry, Township of (Mifflin)
Mifflin County
Lewistown, Borough of
Mifflin County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lewistown Borough Ordinance 1956-3 shape decree (docket) intersection of the present Borough line and the boundary line of Derry Township and Granville Township


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Sessions 44 May 1956 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lewistown, Borough of Ordinance 3, 1956: Approving the petition for the annexation to the Borough of Lewistown of a portion of Derry Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the Borough of Lewistown and more fully hereinafter described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become part of the Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Mifflin County Mar 5, 1956 Mar 6, 1956


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 39 40-32