Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Newry Borough 1955 Ordinance yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1955 Nov 9, 1955 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Blair, Township of
Blair County
Newry, Borough of (Blair)
Blair County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Newry Borough 1955 Ordinance shape ordinance (docket) 1.16 point on the present line of the said Borough of Newry, said point being situate on the eatern side of East Second Street where the said street is intersected by a 16-foot alley


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition 46 Oct 1955 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
Newry, Borough of (Blair) Ordinance: Providing for the annexation of certain lands situate in the Township of Blair, a second-class township, upon petition of a majority of freeholders of said land described Jun 7, 1955 Jul 11, 1955


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 7 40-43
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Blair Township School District, Hollidaysburg Borough (Blair County), 1948-1966 (1 folder)