Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Lower Saucon Township-South Bethlehem Borough 1890 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1889–1890 Sep 19, 1889 Jan 14, 1890 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Saucon, Township of
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part
South Bethlehem, Borough of (Northampton, defunct)
Expansion
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lower Saucon Township-South Bethlehem Borough 1890 Annexation shape decree (recorded) stone in the old Hellertown road, said stone being shown on map of lands of C. W. and R. H. Rauch to A. Wolle as stone number nine

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions Dec 1889 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
Northampton County Miscellaneous Book v. 24, p. 9 Sec'y.St. 95411:2019–2021 Jan 14, 1890 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
South Bethlehem, Borough of (Northampton, defunct) Resolution: [Resolved That the matter of the extension of the Borough limits Southwardly so as to include the University District meets with the approval of this Council] Jan 7, 1889