Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Wiconisco Township-Washington Township 1862 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1862

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wiconisco, Township of
Reduction
Dauphin County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Dauphin)
Expansion
Dauphin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Wiconisco Township-Washington Township 1862 Annexation line after act top of Berry's mountain, at the Jackson township line, six hundred and seventy perches east from the present line which divides said Washington and Wiconisco townships

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 5, 1862 (Pa. Laws 260, No. 262), § 1 direct