Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 126 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1960–1961

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Peters, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Mercersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 126 shape ordinance (docket) 1.31 pin or point in the middle of Pennsylvania Highway Route 16 at corner of lands of Kempton and Straley

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1960 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercersburg, Borough of Ordinance 126: Annexing certain lands adjacent to the Borough of Mercersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, situate in the Township of Peters, upon petition Dec 12, 1960 Dec 12, 1960

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 24 40-44