The Resource Clarksburg and Wheeling Turnpike Company records

Clarksburg and Wheeling Turnpike Company records

Label
Clarksburg and Wheeling Turnpike Company records, 1841-1861
Title
Clarksburg and Wheeling Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1841-1861
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This record contains letters sent, reports, lists of stockholders, and certificates and 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 2, 1850 authorized formation of the Clarksburg and Wheeling Turnpike Company to construct a road from the town of Shinston in Harrison County, on the line of the Weston and Fairmont Turnpike Company, to some convenient point on the line of the Brandonville and Fishing Creek Turnpike to be selected by the company. Capital stock was set at $7,000, with the Board of Public Works subscribing to $4200.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 231
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Clarksburg and Wheeling 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
39
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485474
Type of unit
items.

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