Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Watsontown Borough 1949 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Sep 14, 1949 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Delaware, Township of (Northumberland)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Watsontown, Borough of
Expansion
Northumberland County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Watsontown Borough 1949 Ordinance shape ordinance (filed with Court) concrete monument, corner of land of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company and C. D. Gramelspacher

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Sessions 20 May 1949 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
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Watsontown, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Watsontown, County of Northumberland, and State of Pennsylvania, land adjacent to said Borough, situated in Delaware Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, and repealing all ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith Aug 4, 1949 Aug 4, 1949

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Savidge, William S. (Secretary); Harter, M. L., Jr. (Solicitor) Aug 23, 1951
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 43 40-32