Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Overbrook Borough 1919 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1919 Dec 4, 1919 Dec 27, 1919 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Baldwin, Township of
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Overbrook, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Overbrook, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Overbrook Borough 1919 Creation shape decree (recorded) point on the line forming the present boundary between the City of Pittsburgh and Baldwin Township as fixed by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Allegheny County on December 16, 1908 at No 71 December Term 1905, said boundary line being the south side of Edgebrook Avenue as now located. Said point being the intersection of the said City line or south line of Edgebrook Avenue with the East line of Beech Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 4 Oct 1919 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 2, art. 1, §§ 1–11 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Charter Book v. 54, p. 77 Sec'y.St. 95168:1382–1395 Dec 27, 1919 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 587
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 29