Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 166 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968

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 166: Tract 1 shape ordinance (docket) iron pin in the center line of a public highway known as Pennsylvania Route 75
View Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 166: Tract 2 shape ordinance (docket) 49.9 railroad spike in the center line of a public highway forty (40.0') feet in width known as Pennsylvania Route 75

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Annexation 1 1968 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercersburg, Borough of Ordinance 166: [Annexing 2 tracts of land from Peters Township] Dec 9, 1968 Dec 9, 1968

Source

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