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Country United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Beaver County
Population: 299 (2000)
Density: 3217.2/sq mi
Settled 1804
Incorporated 1820
 
An Institution established by Rev. Thomas Huges in 1802. The academy was created as a "prep" school for college. Classes included languages, philosophy, and astronomy. The stone structure was built around 1806, making it one of the oldest buildings still standing in Beaver County.
 
3/18/1819 - 10/10/1886
An American soldier and physician who served as a colonel and brigade commander in the Union Army during the Civil War. He attended Greersburg Academy in Darlington from 1838 to 1840. After, he spent time in medical school in Pittsburgh.
 
ORDINANCES FROM DARLINGTON

Official – Darlington
Ordinance of Borough Council #104

An ordinance requesting the improvement of Market and Second Streets and agreeing to contribute to the cost thereof.

Whereas, The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, by the State Highway Commissioner, is about to reconstruct and improve a section eighteen, (18) feet in width, of State Highway Route #204, lying within the Borough of Darlington on Market and Second Streets.

Whereas, it is desired to improve the entire width of the said State Highway from Station 605-25.6 to Station 615-47, description of this is as follows:

From the East Borough line of Darlington, at Station 605-25.6 via Market and Second Streets to present improved road in Darlington Township, at Station 874-75.

Now, therefore, be it ordained, that the said Borough of Darlington by its duly authorized officers enter into a contract with the successful contractor, providing for the reconstruction of that portion of said Market and Second Streets, including necessary excavation, curbing and drainage structures not covered by the improvement to be made by the State, and that the said officers be authorized to enter into an agreement with the State Highway Commissioner on behalf of the Commonwealth providing for such improvement in the manner aforesaid.

Approved __________________1921.

James H. Gaunt, Burgess

I, Glenn H. Watterson, Secretary of the Borough Council of Darlington, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of the ordinance adopted at a regular meeting of the Borough Council of said Borough, held February 7, 1921, said that the same has been recorded in the Borough Ordinance Book and has been advertised, as required by Law.

Glenn H. Watterson, Secretary

(Borough Seal)

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