The Resource Brown's Gap Turnpike Company records

Brown's Gap Turnpike Company records

Label
Brown's Gap Turnpike Company records, 1853-1858, 1860
Title
Brown's Gap Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1853-1858, 1860
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, lists of stockholders, and certificates of stock subscriptions
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 of the General Assembly incorporating the Brown's Gap Turnpike Company was passed March 1, 1853 to provide for construction of a road from some point on the Rockingham Turnpike in Rockingham County by way of Port Republic and through Brown's Gap to some point on the Central Railroad in Albemarle County. The Company would assume ownership of the newly constructed bridge at Port Republic and collect tolls there.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 218
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Brown's Gap 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
52
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485589
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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