Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 3, 1878 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Chester, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Chester County, Pennsylvania 36 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202983968 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216195 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7998880 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 152075 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Sadsbury, Township of (Chester) Reduction May 3, 1878
View Ascertainment West Fallowfield, Township of (Chester) Ascertainment Sep 9, 1878
View Reduction Atglen, Borough of Expansion Apr 21, 1913
View Ascertainment Sadsbury, Township of (Chester) Ascertainment 1954
View Ascertainment West Caln, Township of Ascertainment 1954
View Reduction Atglen, Borough of Expansion Dec 16, 1958
View Reduction Parkesburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 3, 1964
View Reduction Atglen, Borough of Expansion Jun 17, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 3, 1878
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Chester County-Lancaster County 1801 Boundary Ascertainment yes* 1801
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Chester County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Chester County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 West Sadsbury 5837167 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township West Sadsbury Township Proposed 1844 Creation no* 1844
View Home Rule (County) Chester County Proposed 1973 Optional Plan no* 1973–1974