Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1854 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1854 May 6, 1854 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Porter, Township of (Lycoming)
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Jersey Shore, Borough of
Expansion
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1854 Annexation whole after act south-west corner of the present borough of Jersey Shore

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 6, 1854 (Pa. Laws 604, No. 596), § 1 direct