The Resource Letart Falls and West Columbia Turnpike Company records

Letart Falls and West Columbia Turnpike Company records

Label
Letart Falls and West Columbia Turnpike Company records, 1854-1858, 1860
Title
Letart Falls and West Columbia Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1854-1858, 1860
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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 passed February 15, 1854, authorized incorporation of the Letart Falls and West Columbia Turnpike Company to construct a turnpike from a point on the Glenville and Ohio Turnpike at or near Letart Falls, passing through the town of West Columbia, and terminating at the top of the bank on the lower side of Ten-mile Creek, immediately above the bridge. Capital stock was set at $3,500, with the Board of Public Works authorized to subscribe to 3/5 of that amount.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 305
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Letart Falls and West Columbia 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
24
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485899
Type of unit
items.

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