Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercer Borough Ordinance 220 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Sep 14, 1949 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Costs of Filing with Court Paid


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
East Lackawannock, Township of
Mercer County
Mercer, Borough of
Mercer County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mercer Borough Ordinance 220: Tract 1 shape ordinance 45.7 point at the north-east corner of the land herein described
View Mercer Borough Ordinance 220: Tract 2 shape ordinance 20.853 northwest corner in the center of the Mercer-Pulaski Road on a line with land of Walker heirs
View Mercer Borough Ordinance 220: Tract 3 shape ordinance 8.68 point in the center of the Mercer-Sharon Public Road


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 48 Sep 1949 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Mercer County Deed Book v. A19, p. 120 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercer, Borough of Ordinance 220: Annexing to said Borough of Mercer, several parcels of real estate of East Lackawannock Township laying adjacent to, west and south of said Borough of Mercer, hereafter described May 17, 1949 May 17, 1949