Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mountville Borough Ordinance 32 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Jul 27, 1948 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Lancaster County
Mountville, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mountville Borough Ordinance 32 shape ordinance point in the north line of the Lincoln Highway, known as State Highway Route #30, a corner of land of Calvin Kendig


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 480 Jun 1948 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mountville, Borough of Ordinance 32: Providing for and declaring the annexation to the Borough of Mountville of a portion of land in West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of the aforesaid Borough, and the admission of said land to the Borough of Mountville, which said portion of land shall forever hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Mountville and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Mountville as fully and with like effect as if the same had been originally a part of said Borough Jul 6, 1948 Jul 6, 1948 p. 77–78


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) West Hempfield Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1962 (1 folder)