Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 281 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1962 Dec 11, 1962 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date


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 281: After whole after ordinance (docket) post on the plan of the Borough of Martinsburg, said post being on the Northeast side of Cooper Lane
View Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 281: Tract shape ordinance (docket) post on the Northerly line of the Borough of Martinsburg and the Easterly line of land of the Fairview Cemetery


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition 77 Oct 1962 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
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair) Ordinance 281: 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 Sep 4, 1962 Sep 4, 1962


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 7 40-43
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Martinsburg Borough School District, 1947-1963 (1 folder)