Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Lower Saint Clair Township-Knoxville Borough 1900 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1899–1900 Feb 17, 1900 Feb 19, 1900 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Saint Clair, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Knoxville, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct)
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Pittsburgh, City of Allegheny County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lower Saint Clair Township-Knoxville Borough 1900 Annexation shape petition (recorded) southwest corner of the Borough of Knoxville at the boundary line of the Borough of West Liberty

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 48 Mar 1899 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
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Charter Book v. 26, p. 119 Sec'y.St. 95159:783–789 Feb 19, 1900 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 24