Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Telford Borough Ordinance 72 and 73 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1954–1955 Mar 16, 1955 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Franconia, Township of
Reduction
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Telford, Borough of
Expansion
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Telford Borough Ordinance 72 and 73: 73 shape ordinance 32.411 a point a corner in the center line of County Line Road (33 ft wide) dividing the counties of Montgomery and Bucks, said point being also in the dividing line of Franconia Township and the Borough of Telford, said point being also at a distance of 209 ft measured Northwestwardly along the center line of said County Line Road, said point being also at a distance of 3362.37 ft measured northwestwardly along the center line of said County Line Road from the center line of Reliance Road (formerly Fairmount Avenue)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Election 428 1954 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Telford, Borough of Ordinance 72: Annexing to the Borough of Telford, a section of Franconia Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, as herein described, adjacent to and northwesetwardly of said Borough Oct 4, 1954 Oct 4, 1954
Telford, Borough of Ordinance 73: Approving the Petition for Annexation to the Borough of Telford of a Section of Franconia Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, as herein described, adjacent to and Northwestwardly of said Borough of Telford Jan 12, 1955 Jan 12, 1955

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 41 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Franconia Township School District (Montgomery County), 1954-1959 (1 folder)