Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Abbottstown, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 28, 1911 0



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 01 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200100116
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4200116
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214750 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1209194 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1133516 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010033 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Berwick, Borough of (Adams, defunct) Old Name Aug 28, 1911

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 28, 1911

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Berwick Borough 1835 Creation yes May 7, 1835
View Charter Amendment Berwick Borough 1862 Charter Amendment yes Mar 27, 1862
View General Law Berwick Borough 1880 General Law yes Sep 20, 1880
View Boundary Realignment Adams County-York County 1892 Boundary Ascertainment yes Jan 25, 1892
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Abbottstown Borough 17500449 1694 1695