Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Strasburg Borough Ordinance 19 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 May 17, 1948 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Strasburg, Township of
Lancaster County
Strasburg, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Strasburg Borough Ordinance 19 shape ordinance 3.9575 iron pin on the present southern boundary line of the Borough of Strasburg, said iron pin being South seventy-five (75) degrees and forty-five (45) minutes West eighteen hundred ninety-three and six tenths (1893.6) feet from the Southeast corner of the Borough of Strasburg


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 479 Mar 1948 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Strasburg, Borough of Ordinance 19: Providing for an[d] declaring the annexation to the Borough of Strasburg of a portion of land in Strasburg Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of the aforesaid borough, and the admission of said land to the Borough of Strasburg, which said portion of land shall forever hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Strasburg and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Strasburg as fully and with like effect as if the same had been originally a part of said borough May 3, 1948 May 3, 1948


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Strasburg Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1956 (1 folder)