Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Watsontown Borough Ordinance 1958-3 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958 May 21, 1958 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Delaware, Township of (Northumberland)
Northumberland County
Watsontown, Borough of
Northumberland County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Watsontown Borough Ordinance 1958-3 shape ordinance (filed with Court) center of a public road, (being the easterly extension of East First Street in the Borough of Watsontown) at a point, the northwest corner of the Warren Johnson Subdivision, recently annexed to the Borough of Watsontown


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Sessions 13 Feb 1958 direct


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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Watsontown, Borough of Ordinance 3, 1958: 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 Apr 7, 1958 Apr 10, 1958


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Joseph, J. G. (Manager) Aug 4, 1959
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 43 40-32