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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

Ordinance #113

An ordinance fixing the tax rate for all purposes in the Borough of Darlington County of Beaver and State of Pennsylvania of the year 1923.

Be it enacted and ordained by the Town Council of Darlington, County of Beaver and State of Pennsylvania, and it is hereby enacted and ordained by authority of the same.

Sec 1.  That the tax rate for purposes in the Borough of Darlington for the year 1923, be and the same is hereby fixed at fourteen (14) mills on each dollar of valuation of all property, for Borough purposes in the following proportions to wit:

  1. Three (3) mills of said levy for the Sinking Fund proportionality for each of the several and respective issue of bonds of said Borough of Darlington, out of which to pay the interest, taxes and principal of said bonds, as they severally become due and payable.

 

  1. Eleven (11) mills of said levy to provide for general expenses.

All ordinances or parts of ordinances in consistent with the provisions of this ordinance be and the same are hereby repealed.

Ordained and enacted into an Ordinance by the Town Council of the Borough of Darlington this ______ day of October A.D. 1923.

                                                L. J. Nicely, President of Council

Attest:                                                Glenn H. Watterson, Secretary of Council

Examined and approved by me this _____ day of October A.D. 1923.

                                                James H. Gaunt, Burgess

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