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Abbreviation Type Citation
Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 state agency reports Pennsylvania Department of Internal Affairs, Bureau of Municipal Affairs. Incorporation Dates for Pennsylvania Municipalities. [Harrisburg, Pa.], 1965.

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Type Summary
County Bucks
Incorporated From Bristol Township. First borough charter was granted in 1720, borough was rechartered in 1785 and again in 1851
Incorporated [Day]
Incorporated [Day] [Alternate 1] 16
Incorporated [Day] [Alternate 2]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [1st]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [2nd]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [3rd]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 1, 1st]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 1, 2nd]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 1, 3rd]
Incorporated [Footnotes] [Alternate 2, 1st]
Incorporated [Month]
Incorporated [Month] [Alternate 1] Sept.
Incorporated [Month] [Alternate 2]
Incorporated [Year] 1720
Incorporated [Year] [Alternate 1] 1785
Incorporated [Year] [Alternate 2] 1851
Name of Borough Bristol
Town Laid Out or Settled 1697
Type/Class Boroughs

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Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Bristol Borough 1720 Creation yes Nov 14, 1720