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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 #277

An ordinance vacating a portion of Third Street and a portion of Martin’s Alley in the Borough of Darlington, County of Beaver and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Whereas, there has been presented to the Town Council of the Borough of Darlington, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, a petition for the vacation thereof, signed by all of the owners of property abutting on the portions of the street and public alley hereinafter vacated.

Now, therefore, be it enacted and ordained by the Town Council of the Borough of Darlington, Beaver County, Pennsylvania as follows:

Sec. 1.  All that portion of Third Street lying between the westerly lines of Morris Street and extending westward to the original westerly line of the Borough of Darlington, and all that portion of Martin’s Alley extending from a point 86.53 feet south of the southerly line of Third Street, northwardly to the southerly line of Emmery’s Alley, all as laid out in the original Plan of the Borough of Darlington, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, said portions of said street and said alley being more particularly bounded and described as follows:

  1. Beginning at a concrete monument when the southerly line of Third Street interacts the westerly line of Morris Street; thence by the southerly side of said Third Street south 88º 30' west, 132.09 feet to a concrete monument on the easterly side of Martin’s Alley; thence by the easterly side of said alley south 1º 30' east, 86.53 feet to a point; thence south 88º 30' west, 12 feet to a concrete monument on the westerly side of said Martin’s Alley; thence by the westerly side west, 132.09 feet to a point on the original Borough line, said point being the westerly of said alley, north 1º 30' west, 86.53 feet to a point on the southerly side of said Third Street; thence by the southerly side of said Third Street south 88º 30' west, 132.09 feet to a point on the original Borough line, said point being the westerly extremity of Third Street; thence by said Borough line north 1º 30' west, 55.00 feet to the northerly side of said Third Street; thence by the northerly side of said street, north 88º 30' east, 132.09 feet to a point on the westerly side of said Martin’s Alley; thence by the westerly side of said alley, north 1º 30' west, 141.19 feet to a point on the southerly line of Emmery’s Alley; thence along the southerly line of Emmery’s Alley, north 88º 30' east, 12.0 feet to a point on the easterly side of said Martin’s Alley; thence by the easterly side of Martin’s Alley, south 1º 30' east, 141.19 feet to a concrete monument on the northerly side of said Third Street; thence by the northerly side of Third Street, north 88º 30' east, 132.09 feet to a concrete monument on the westerly side of Morris Street; thence by the westerly side of Morris Street across Third Street, south 1º 30' east, 55.00 feet to a concrete monument at the place of beginning, be and the same are hereby vacated and discontinued as to any rights of the public therein.

 

Sec. 2.  All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent with the provisions of this ordinance be and the same are hereby repealed.

Enacted and ordained this 2nd day of May, 1957.

Delos D. Duff, President of Town Council

Attest: John A. Zoppetti, Secretary of Town Council

C. W. Myers, Burgess

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