Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Plymouth Township-Edwardsville 1890 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1889–1894 Jan 27, 1890 Jan 27, 1890 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Plymouth, Township of (Luzerne)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Edwardsville, Borough of
Expansion
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Plymouth Township-Edwardsville 1890 Annexation shape decree (recorded) corner on Hillside Avenue in the present line of Edwardsville Borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 463 Sep 1889 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
Luzerne County Charter Book v. 3, p. 496 Sec'y.St. 95330:1668–1680 Feb 15, 1894 direct