Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality West Newton Borough Ordinance 1947-7 unknown

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947–1948

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Rostraver, Township of
Reduction
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part
West Newton, Borough of
Expansion
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Newton Borough Ordinance 1947-7: Tract 1 shape ordinance (PADE, state archives) point on a public road on line of land of W. R. Wycoff
View West Newton Borough Ordinance 1947-7: Tract 2 shape ordinance (PADE, state archives) point on a public road on line of land of J. Harry Campbell and E. Pauline Campbell, his wife

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Civil 41 Nov 1947 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Westmoreland County Plat Book v. 87, p. 775 Jun 23, 1983 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
West Newton, Borough of Ordinance 7, 1947: Annexing to the Borough of West Newton lands or territory situate in the Township of Rostraver, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the said Borough and herein described Dec 29, 1947

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. 17500452 -1 Sep 20, 1948
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 48 38-26
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Rostraver Township School District (Westmoreland County), 1947-1959 (1 folder)
View Wendling 1992 QUARTER SESSION CIVIL DOCKET # 17