The Resource Estillville Turnpike Company records

Estillville Turnpike Company records

Label
Estillville Turnpike Company records, 1851-1861
Title
Estillville Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1851-1861
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, certificates of stock subscriptions, and security bonds
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
Member of
Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly passed March 9, 1848 authorized formation of the Estillville Turnpike Company to construct a road from the Tennessee line near Joseph Hickman Sr.'s property in Scott County through Estillville, intersecting the Cumberland Gap and Price's Turnpike at Pattonsville. Capital was set at $12,000, with the Board of Public Works subscribing to $7,200 and Scott County for the remainder.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 245
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Estillville 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
32
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485430
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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