Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Plainfield Township-Pen Argyl Borough 1890 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1890 Aug 11, 1890 Aug 19, 1890 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Plainfield, Township of
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part
Pen Argyl, Borough of
Expansion
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Plainfield Township-Pen Argyl Borough 1890 Annexation shape pleading exhibit (recorded) corner of William Lobbs land the northwest corner of the Borough of Pen Argyl and the same point from which the original survey of said borough began

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions Jun 1890 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Northampton County Miscellaneous Book v. 24, p. 321 Sec'y.St. 95411:2107–2113 Aug 19, 1890 direct