Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Holland Borough Ordinance 113 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948–1949 Feb 8, 1949 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Earl, Township of (Lancaster)
Lancaster County
New Holland, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View New Holland Borough Ordinance 113 shape ordinance 25.584 southwest corner at a point 38.9 feet southeast from the original southeast corner of land incorporated in New Holland Borough in 1895, said point being within land of John B. Ranck


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 489.5 Dec 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
New Holland, Borough of Ordinance 113: Annexing to the Borough of New Holland, in the County of Lancaster, and State of Pennsylvania, a section of Earl Township in said county and state, adjacent to and eastwardly from the eastern portion of the aforesaid borough and herein described Dec 9, 1948 Dec 22, 1948 p. 239–240


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 27 38-22