The Resource Luray to Staunton Turnpike field notes

Luray to Staunton Turnpike field notes

Label
Luray to Staunton Turnpike field notes, 1839
Title
Luray to Staunton Turnpike field notes
Inclusive dates
1839
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain notes and topographic maps made by Claudius Crozet, principal engineer
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 Board of Public Works requested a survey of the route between Luray and Staunton to determine the need for an improved road. Crozet concluded the need was justified, with an estimated cost of $500 per mile or $830,500 for the 61 miles.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 459
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Luray to Staunton Turnpike field notes
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
3
Governing access note
There ar no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485655
Type of unit
v.

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