Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1903 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1903 Feb 6, 1903 Feb 6, 1903 Final Decree - Date Recorded

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 1903 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 35.8 post in the present boundary line between the Borough of Jersey Shore and Porter Township being the point of intersection of the west side of Staver Street and the Southern line of Bubb lane

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 2 Mar 1903 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
Lycoming County Miscellaneous Book v. 5, p. 647 Feb 6, 1903 direct