Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Williamsport Borough 1862 Ordinance yes*

Dates

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

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Loyalsock, Township of
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct)
Expansion
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Williamsport Borough 1862 Ordinance: January 1862 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) Buttonwood tree on the north bank of the West Branch of the Susquehanna River on the land of Langdon + Diven East of the said Company's saw mill

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), § 30 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct) Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Mar 24, 1861 v. 1861-1866, p. 10
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct) Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Jan 6, 1862 v. 1861-1866, p. 4–5
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct) Ordinance: [Annexing a certain section of land on west side of the Borough upon petition of John V. Woodward, A. Harvey, Reuben Deiner and others] Jan 6, 1862
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct) Ordinance: To annex a portion of Loyalsock Township to the Borough of Williamsport Mar 24, 1862