Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Newtown Borough Ordinance 172 and 173 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Apr 29, 1949 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Newtown, Township of (Bucks)
Bucks County
Newtown, Borough of
Bucks County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Newtown Borough Ordinance 172 and 173 shape ordinance corner in the middle of a public road to Wood Hill (North Lincoln Avenue) and the middle of Frost Lane (a road or street laid out on the Plan of Lots known as Edgeboro made for the said Russell and Helen M. Janney by the said Edward Pickering 3rd, on April 14, 1944, and intended to be recorded in the Recorder of Deeds Office of Bucks County


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1949 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
Newtown, Borough of Ordinance 172 Mar 7, 1949 Mar 22, 1949 p. 225–227
Newtown, Borough of Ordinance 173 Apr 19, 1949 Apr 19, 1949 p. 228


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 8 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Newtown Township School District (Bucks County), 1950 (1 folder)