Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 174 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1935 Sep 18, 1935 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Shippensburg, Township of
Reduction
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Shippensburg, Borough of
Expansion
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part
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 174: Township of Shippensburg shape ordinance 103.7 borough stone in Morris Street (Strassburg Road) in the line of the present boundary of the Borough of Shippensburg
View Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 174: Township of Southampton shape ordinance 26.6 spike in Morris Street (Strassburg Road), in the boundary line between the Counties of Franklin and Cumberland

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Sessions 1935 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1935 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Shippensburg, Borough of Ordinance 174: Annexing certain land adjacent to the Borough of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, situated in the Township of Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed; and further annexing certain adjacent territory to the Borough of Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, situated in the Township of Southampton, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, upon a petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed Aug 12, 1935 Aug 12, 1935 p. 463–467