Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Trafford Borough Ordinance 308 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1955 Jul 8, 1955 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Penn, Township of (Westmoreland)
Reduction
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part
Trafford, Borough of
Expansion
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Trafford Borough Ordinance 308 shape ordinance point in the middle of Turtle Creek at the Easterly end of the boundary line of the Borough of Trafford as established by annexation proceedings at No. 5, November Term, 1904, in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Civil 52 Apr 1955 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Civil 51 Apr 1955 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
Trafford, Borough of Ordinance 308: Annexing to the Borough of Trafford a parcel of land in Penn Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, adjoining the Borough of Trafford on the easterly side May 25, 1955 May 25, 1955

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Scales, A. C. (Solicitor) Dec 9, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 54 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Penn Township School District (Westmoreland County), 1951-1955 (1 folder)
View Wendling 1992 QUARTER SESSION CIVIL DOCKET # 20
View Wendling 1992 QUARTER SESSION CIVIL DOCKET # 20