Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
New Britain, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1731 15

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 26 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201753304 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216024 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894928 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 090785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1731
View Reduction Doylestown, Township of Creation Mar 4, 1819
View Reduction Warrington, Township of (Bucks) Expansion 1849–1850
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Creation Jun 13, 1901
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion Feb 24, 1926
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Creation May 25, 1928
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Expansion Feb 27, 1929
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion Apr 4, 1941
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion Jan 22, 1949
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion Sep 9, 1952
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion Nov 23, 1953
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion May 17, 1955
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1959
View Reduction Chalfont, Borough of Expansion 1966
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Expansion Mar 5, 1968
View Expansion Chalfont, Borough of Reduction 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1731
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New School District Line Lexington Independent School District 1873 Creation yes* 1873
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bucks County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Bucks County 5th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Bucks County 3rd to 2nd A yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 New Britain 5836954 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Buckingham Township-New Britain Township-Plumstead Township-Warwick Township Proposed 1814 New Township no* 1814
View New School District New Britain Township-Doylestown Township Proposed 1868 Independent School District no* 1868–1871
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Home Rule New Britain Township Proposed 1976 Home Rule no* 1976
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986