Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 230 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952 Dec 19, 1952 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
North Woodbury, Township of
Blair County
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair)
Blair County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 230 shape ordinance (docket) 25.86 point on the North side of Forshey lane and at the corner of parcel #1 annexed 1946


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition 75 Oct 1952 direct


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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair) Ordinance 230: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania: said portion of territory to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg, being fully described in this ordinance Dec 8, 1952 Dec 8, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 7 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Martinsburg Borough School District, 1947-1963 (1 folder)