Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Picture Rocks Borough 1875 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1875 Sep 27, 1875 Oct 4, 1875 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wolf, Township of
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Picture Rocks, Borough of
Creation
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Shrewsbury, Township of (Lycoming)
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Picture Rocks, Borough of
Creation
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Lycoming)
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Picture Rocks, Borough of
Creation
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Picture Rocks, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Picture Rocks Borough 1875 Creation shape petition (recorded) post marked place of beginning on the plot hereto annexed

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 51 May 1875 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lycoming County Deed Book v. 74, p. 371 Sec'y.St. 95285:627–628 Oct 4, 1875 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 314
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 314
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 89
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 17 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940