Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Shippensburg Borough Ordinance 268 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1954–1955 Mar 4, 1955 Final Decree - Date Granted

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 268 shape ordinance 10.781875 point in the present Borough Line between M. A. Diehl and West End Land Co. of Shippensburg

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1954 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Shippensburg, Borough of Ordinance 268: Approving the petition of all of the freeholders to annex to the Borough of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, a section of Southampton Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough of Shippensburg, and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of said Borough, if the annexation thereof shall be approved and affirmed by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Jul 13, 1954 Jul 13, 1954 p. 672–674

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 25 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Southampton Township School District (Franklin County), 1949-1955 (1 folder)