Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality West York Borough 1957 Ordinance yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957 May 27, 1957 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
West Manchester, Township of
York County
West York, Borough of
York County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West York Borough 1957 Ordinance: Tract 1 shape ordinance (DCED) point on the North side of West Philadelphia Street said point being located South seventy-eight (78) degrees thirty-two (32) fifty (50) seconds West four hundred thirty-two and thirty-two one-hundredths (432.32) feet from the Northwest corner of the intersection of West Philadelphia Street and North Clinton Street; said point also being located North fifteen (15) degrees six (6) minutes twenty (20) seconds West two thousand nine hundred fifteen and eighty-eight one-hundredths (2915.88) feet from a concrete marker situated in the pavement of West King Street, said marker being the extreme Southwest corner of West York Borough
View West York Borough 1957 Ordinance: Tract 2 shape ordinance (DCED) point eighty (80) feet East of the Southeastern corner of the intersection of Diamond and Filbert Streets


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of York County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous May 1957 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 York, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of West York, York County, Pennsylvania, two (2) sections of land, situated in West Manchester Township, A Township of the Second Class, in York County, Pennsylvania, said two (2) sections of land being adjacent to the Borough of West York and Described herein Apr 29, 1957 Apr 29, 1957


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 55 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 10
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. York County
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) West Manchester Township School District (York County), 1958-1959 (1 folder)