Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1885 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1885 Nov 30, 1885

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 1885 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 57 intersection of the South side of Public lane with the Borough line surveyed in 1854

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 26 Dec 1885 direct

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lycoming County Miscellaneous Book v. 1, p. 510 Sec'y.St. 95286:197–201 Dec 2, 1885 direct