Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Masontown Borough Ordinance 178 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1962–1963 May 21, 1963 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
German, Township of
Fayette County
Masontown, Borough of
Fayette County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Masontown Borough Ordinance 178 shape ordinance (docket) 3.8903 iron pin on the north side of Harbinson Avenue at a point on the present boundary of Masontown Borough and Germantown Township, which said point of beginning is at the intersection of the northern line of Harbison Avenue and land of Telio Packroni


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Civil 9 Mar 1963 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
Masontown, Borough of Ordinance 178: 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 Jul 9, 1962 Jul 9, 1962


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) Masontown Borough School District, 1948-1964 (1 folder)