Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality West Brownsville Borough Ordinance 148 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953–1954 May 28, 1953 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
East Pike Run, Township of (defunct)
Washington County
West Brownsville, Borough of
Washington County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Brownsville Borough Ordinance 148 shape ordinance (docket) 689 point in the Westerly line of West Brownsville Borough in the center line of Pennsylvania Legislative Route No. 113 (Traffic Route U. S. #40), which point is distance S 6* 5' East, 213 feet from the Northwest of said Borough of West Brownsville as now incorporated


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Washington County, Pennsylvania Sessions 205 May 1953 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
West Brownsville, Borough of Ordinance 148: Annexing to the Borough of West Brownsville a section of land adjacent to the Borough of West Brownsville situate in East Pike Run Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania May 26, 1953 May 26, 1953


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Chief Clerk Apr 28, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 52 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Washington County
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.102) East Pike Run Township School District (Washington County), 1953-1955 (1 folder)