The Resource Leeds Manor Turnpike Company records

Leeds Manor Turnpike Company records

Label
Leeds Manor Turnpike Company records, 1849-1853
Title
Leeds Manor Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1849-1853
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, reports, list of stockholders, and a certificate 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
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Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved March 31, 1848, incorporated the Leeds Manor Turnpike Company, to construct a turnpike from Barbee's crossroads in Fauquier County to some point at or near the head of navigation on the Rappahannock River. Capital stock was set at $5,000, with the Board of Public Works authorized to subscribe to $2,000. May 29, 1852, the county court of Fauquier County was authorized to receive the second section of the turnpike from the company, if 5 miles had been completed. Six years later, March 15, 1858, the Board of Works released to Fauquier County all of state's interest in the company.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 300
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Leeds Manor 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
17
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485778
Type of unit
items.

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