The Resource Gnatty Creek and West Union Turnpike Company records

Gnatty Creek and West Union Turnpike Company records

Label
Gnatty Creek and West Union Turnpike Company records, 1854-1855, 1857
Title
Gnatty Creek and West Union Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1854-1855, 1857
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain 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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Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved February 16, 1853, authorized the formation of the Gnatty Creek and West Union Turnpike Company as a corporation to construct a turnpike from the Clarksburg and Buckhannon Turnpike, at or near the mouth of Gnatty Creek, then via Phillipi in Barbour County, crossing the Cheat River at the mouth of Clover Run in Randolph County, to West Union in Preston County. Capital stock was set at $18,000, for the road, which was designated in two sections.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 267
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Gnatty Creek and West Union 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
31
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485575
Type of unit
items.

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