Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court West Mahanoy Township-Shenandoah Borough 1883 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1882–1883 Oct 8, 1883 Final Decree - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Mahanoy, Township of
Reduction
Schuylkill County
Part
PA
Part
Shenandoah, Borough of
Expansion
Schuylkill County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Mahanoy Township-Shenandoah Borough 1883 Annexation shape petition (docket) corner of a house on the north west corner of West and Line Streets in said Borough of Shenandoah

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1882 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 reference