Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Masontown Borough Ordinance 162 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1960 Jun 17, 1960 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
German, Township of
Reduction
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part
Masontown, Borough of
Expansion
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Masontown Borough Ordinance 162 shape ordinance 60.4952 point at an iron pin on the present Masontown Borough line on the line of lands now or formerly of Patsy Peluso which point is known as Borough corner 17A, and which point is further identified as being North 43 degrees 00 minutes 30 seconds East 857.36 feet from Masontown Borough corner No. 17

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Civil 65 Mar 1960 direct

Law

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
Masontown, Borough of Ordinance 162: Annexing certain adjacent land in German Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Masontown upon petition of a majority in number of all the freeholders of the territory to be annexed Apr 11, 1960 Apr 12, 1960

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 23 40-44
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) German Township School District (Fayette County), 1948-1961 (1 folder)