The Resource Guyandotte Navigation Company records

Guyandotte Navigation Company records

Label
Guyandotte Navigation Company records, 1848-1860
Title
Guyandotte Navigation Company records
Inclusive dates
1848-1860
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, field notes (1848), 1 vol., reports, 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)
Member of
Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
The Guyandotte Navigation Company undertook construction of a series of locks and dams from the mouth of the Guyandotte River in Cabell County to Gilbert Creek in Logan County. When the locks and dams were completed, the river would be navigable for small steamboats a distance of 30-35 miles, and admit passage to the Ohio River.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 95
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Guyandotte Navigation 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
162
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000486620
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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