Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Spring Garden Township-West Manchester Township to York Borough 1884 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1884 Apr 21, 1884 Apr 21, 1884 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Spring Garden, Township of
Reduction
York County
Part
PA
Part
York, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
York County
Part
PA
Part
West Manchester, Township of
Reduction
York County
Part
PA
Part
York, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
York County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Spring Garden Township-West Manchester Township to York Borough 1884 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 424.45 buttonwood tree on the south side and bank of the Codorus Creek, West of the Codorus Paper Mills, in Spring Garden Township aforesaid, on the line between the Borough of York and the said Township of Spring Garden, on the lands of Mrs Mary E. Jessop Horton and Jesse Horton

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of York County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Apr 1884 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of York County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Apr 1884 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
York County Deed Book v. 7F, p. 202 Sec'y.St. 95402:1855–1865 Apr 21, 1884 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View York 1907 Annexation of 1884. 339