Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 157 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1930–1931 Mar 11, 1931 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Southampton, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Shippensburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 157 shape ordinance 21.9 spike at the north side of the Strasburg Road, which said spike is North 65 degrees 26 minutes West 448 feet from a borough stone, which was some time since the borough line and which said spike is now the borough line after the addition made in 1919

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Sessions 1931 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1930 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Shippensburg, Borough of Ordinance 157: Annexing certain land adjacent to the Borough of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, situate in the Township of Southampton, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed Aug 4, 1930 Aug 11, 1930 p. 415–419