Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 193 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1941

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 193 shape ordinance (docket) 18.8 point on the present boundry line of the Borough of Shippensburg in Franklin County

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1941 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
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Shippensburg, Borough of Ordinance 193: Annexing certain land adjacent to the Borough of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, situated in the Township of Southampton, County of Franklin and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed Aug 11, 1941 Aug 11, 1941