Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Muhlenberg Township-Reading City 1869 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1869 May 13, 1869 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Muhlenberg, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Reading, City of
Expansion
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Muhlenberg Township-Reading City 1869 Annexation shape act point on the west side of the river Schuylkill, the present north-west corner of the city

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 13, 1869 (Pa. Laws 1267, No. 1249), § 1 direct