The Resource Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company records

Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company records

Label
Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company records, 1847-1882
Title
Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1847-1882
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records consist of letters sent, a map (1849), reports, lists of stockholders, certificates of stock subscriptions, newspaper clippings, returns of tolls (1858-1861), security bonds, accounts, and receipts from the period 1847-1854, 1856-1863, 1865-1878, 1882
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
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Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
An act to incorporate the Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company was approved by the General Assembly March 22, 1847, for the purpose of constructing a road from the town of Berryville in Clarke County, to the town of Charlestown in Jefferson County. The Board of Public Works was authorized to subscribe to 2/5 of the capital stock.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 209
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Berryville and Charlestown Turnpike Company records
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
Note
Map (1849) is missing from the records.
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000485443
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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