Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Walnutport Borough 1909 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1909 Feb 22, 1909 Feb 25, 1909 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lehigh, Township of (Northampton)
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part
Walnutport, Borough of
Creation
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Walnutport, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Walnutport Borough 1909 Creation shape decree (recorded) point in the Lehigh River located 200 ft west from the east bank of the said Lehigh River (measuring from a point at low water mark)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions Dec 1908 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Northampton County Miscellaneous Book v. 46, p. 346 Sec'y.St. 95413:1520–1522 Feb 25, 1909 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 548
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 102
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 23 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940