Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court North Washington Borough 1897 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897 Jun 21, 1897 Jul 5, 1897 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
South Strabane, Township of
Reduction
Washington County
Part
PA
Part
North Washington, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Washington County
Part
PA
Part
Canton, Township of (Washington)
Reduction
Washington County
Part
PA
Part
North Washington, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Washington County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
North Washington, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View North Washington Borough 1897 Creation shape decree (recorded) stone in the front yard of John H. Murdoch, Esqs., On the West side of North Main Street extension which is a monument marking a corner on the boundary line between the Borough of Washington Pa and South Strabane Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 95 Apr 1898 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Washington County, Pennsylvania Sessions 154 Feb 1897 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Washington County Deed Book v. 210, p. 155 Jul 5, 1897 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 14 348
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 18 348