Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Washington Township-Bangor Borough 1898 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1893–1898 Feb 13, 1894 Jul 5, 1898 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Washington, Township of (Northampton)
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part
Bangor, Borough of
Expansion
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Washington Township-Bangor Borough 1898 Annexation shape decree (recorded) large chestnut tree in line of land of R. S. Brown and Theodore Keiffer

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions Feb 1894 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Northampton County Miscellaneous Book v. 33, p. 398 Jul 5, 1898 direct