Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Cumberland Borough Ordinance 150 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Mar 18, 1953 Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Lower Allen, Township of
Cumberland County
New Cumberland, Borough of
Cumberland County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View New Cumberland Borough Ordinance 150 shape ordinance point on the eastern side of proposed Locust Street as shown on the Plan of Zimmerman Acres, which Plan is entered in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds in and for Cumberland County in Plan Book 3, Page 5, which point is two hundred eight (208) feet, more or less, north of the northeast corner of said proposed Locust Street and Sixteenth Street in the Borough of New Cumberland


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Road May 1953 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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cumberland County Plat Book v. 3, p. 51 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Cumberland, Borough of Ordinance 150: Annexing land adjacent to the Borough of New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, situate in the Township of Lower Allen, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania upon petition of all the freeholder of the territory proposed to be annexed Mar 4, 1953


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Mourey, B. Paul (Secretary) Apr 12, 1955
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 19 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) New Cumberland Borough School District (Cumberland County), 1953 (1 folder)