Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Holland Borough Ordinance 123 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951 Aug 10, 1951 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 123 shape ordinance 2.052 point in or near the middle of the State Highway leading from New Holland to Gap, said point being the Southeastern corner of a previous tract of land annexed to New Holland in 1948, and being located a distance of one thousand eight and two tenths (1,008.2) feet Southward from the original Borough Line, measured along in said Highway


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 526 Jun 1951 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Holland, Borough of Ordinance 123: 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 south from the southerly portion of the aforesaid borough and herein described. Aug 1, 1951 Aug 1, 1951 p. 265–266


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Earl Township School District (Lancaster County), 1947-1960 (1 folder)