Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Roaring Spring Borough Ordinance 1948-3 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Dec 6, 1948 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Taylor, Township of (Blair)
Blair County
Roaring Spring, Borough of
Blair County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Roaring Spring Borough Ordinance 1948-3 shape filed pleading (PADE, state archives) white oak at the corner of lands of James W. Shoff and Elizabeth R. Shoff, his wife, and Theodore B. Glass


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition 171 Oct 1948 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Roaring Spring, Borough of Ordinance 3, 1948: Annexing to the Borough of Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania, a section of Taylor Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and east of the said Borough, known as the "Eli Lower" Farm, and herein described Nov 12, 1948 Nov 12, 1948


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Hamm, Harvey S. (Secretary) Jul 5, 1958
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 7 38-17
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Taylor Township School District (Blair County), 1948-1959 (1 folder)