Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Wampum Borough Ordinance 79 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1933–1934 Jan 27, 1934 Service upon County Commissioners

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Big Beaver, Township of (Lawrence, defunct)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Wampum, Borough of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Wampum Borough Ordinance 79 shape ordinance 174.5 center of the Beaver River at the south-east corner of the old Porter Friend five acre tract, which is the most eastern point of the present Wampum Borough land

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 4 Mar 1934 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Wampum, Borough of Ordinance 79: Annexing a certain portion of Big Beaver Township to the Borough of Wampum, Lawrence County Penna. which adjoins said Borough on the southeast Dec 4, 1933 Dec 4, 1933

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1930-39) Wampum Borough School District, 1934-1935 (1 folder)