Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1751 11

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 72 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201164592 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215943 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q585105 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061475 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction 1751
View Expansion? Maidencreek, Township of Reduction? 1754–1817
View Swap? Ruscombmanor, Township of Swap? 1754–1817
View Expansion Rockland, Township of (Berks) Reduction 1840
View Expansion Ruscombmanor, Township of Reduction Jan 8, 1840
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Creation Oct 4, 1873
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Nov 5, 1924
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion 1926
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Mar 27, 1947
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Sep 1, 1967
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Dec 20, 1967
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Feb 24, 1969
View Reduction Fleetwood, Borough of Expansion Mar 28, 1969

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1751
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Maidencreek Township 1746 Creation yes+ Dec 1746
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Ruscombmanor Township 1754 Creation yes+ 1754
View New Township Rockland Township 1758 Creation yes* Nov 14, 1758
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Richmond 5836861 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993