Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Stockertown Borough Ordinance 80 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952 May 16, 1952 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Plainfield, Township of
Northampton County
Stockertown, Borough of
Northampton County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Stockertown Borough Ordinance 80 shape ordinance 11.65 point in the center of Friedenstahl Ave. and on the easterly side of the Right of Way of the Lehigh Valley R. R.


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions 85 Apr 1952 direct


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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Stockertown, Borough of Ordinance 80: Annexing to the Borough of Stockertown a portion of Plainfield Township, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and north of said Borough: Describing the said portion and authorizing and directing the Borough solicitor to perform the necessary acts to carry out said annexation Jan 7, 1952 Jan 7, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Heil, Richard A. (Chief Clerk) May 7, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 42 40-32