The Resource Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road Company records

Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road Company records

Label
Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road Company records, 1853-1859
Title
Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road Company records
Inclusive dates
1853-1859
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This record contains letters sent, reports, 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 approved February 21, 1853 authorized formation of the Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road Company to construct a plank or timber road from the village of Christiansville in Mecklenburg County to the Keysville depot on the Richmond and Danville Railroad in Charlotte County. Capital stock was set at $30,000 with the Board of Public Works authorized to subscribe $18,000. The road was to be no less than 24 feet wide and located on the ridge near Harding's store in Charlotte County (not east of it at that point).
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 228
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Christiansville and Keysville Plank Road 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
23
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485471
Type of unit
items.

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