Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 17, 1885 Jun 15, 1885 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 04 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200503480 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4203480 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214846 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1168495 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1131002 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030093 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cowanshannock, Township of Reduction Jun 15, 1885
View Creation Plumcreek, Township of Reduction Jun 15, 1885

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 15, 1885

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View New Township Cowanshannock Township 1848 Creation yes* Dec 22, 1848
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Atwood Borough 17500449 761 763

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997