Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Holland Borough Ordinance 141 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956–1957 Jan 18, 1957 Final Decree - Date Granted


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 141 shape ordinance 7.56 marble stone at the West side of Hoover venue and on the present Northern boundary line of New Holland Borough, located a distance of one thousand eight hundred forty-six and five tenths (1846.5) feet Eastward from a marble stone marking the Northwest corner of New Holland Borough as originally designated


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 10.5 Dec 1956 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Holland, Borough of Ordinance 141: Annexing to the Borough of New Holland, in the County of Lancaster and State of Pennsylvania, a portion of Earl Township in said county and state, adjacent to and south from the southwestern part of the aforesaid borough as herein described Dec 11, 1956 Dec 11, 1956 p. 313–314


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32