Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Holland Borough Ordinance 157 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1959 May 19, 1959 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after 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 157 shape ordinance 224.51 marble stone, marking the Northeast corner of present Borough limits, on line between properties of James H. Martin and Clara H. Martin on the West and land of Spencer H. Musser on the East


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 37.5 Mar 1959 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 157: 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 east from the eastern part of the aforesaid borough as herein described Feb 16, 1959 Feb 16, 1959 p. 359–362


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