Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Shillington Borough 1908 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1907–1908 Aug 18, 1908 Aug 18, 1908 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Cumru, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Shillington, Borough of
Creation
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Shillington, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Shillington Borough 1908 Creation shape decree (recorded) corner of the stone wall between land of the county farm and property of Wellington Bickel

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 931 1907 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Berks County Charter Book v. 6, p. 280 Sec'y.St. 95388:1835–1842 Aug 18, 1908 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 1 536
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 12 535
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 9 535
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 16
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 20 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940