The Resource Alleghany Turnpike Company records

Alleghany Turnpike Company records

Label
Alleghany Turnpike Company records, 1847-1848
Title
Alleghany Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1847-1848
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records include correspondence and court proceedings regarding recovery of damages from the Southwestern Turnpike Company for encroachment on the property of the Alleghany Turnpike Company. Records also include copies of other legal documents relating to the disposition of turnpike property owned by Henry Edmundson
Member of
Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved December 31, 1805 authorized formation of the Alleghany Turnpike Company to construct a road from the head of the Roanoke River over the Alleghany mountains. The road was jointly owned by Elijah McClanahan and Henry Edmundson.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation location within source
entry no. 203
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Alleghany Turnpike Company records
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
7 items.
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000485401

Library Locations

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