The Resource Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company records

Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company records

Label
Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company records, 1848-1857
Title
Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1848-1857
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, reports, and certificates of stock subscriptions for the years 1848-1851, 1856-1857
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
Is part of
Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
The Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company was organized on the 7th of September 1848, under the act of incorporation passed by the General Assembly April 2, 1839, and the act revising and amending that act, passed February 11, 1848. Capital stock was set at $20,000 for the road leading from Elizabethtown and Moundsville near the residence of William Alexander in Marshall County, to the city of Wheeling, in Ohio County. Stock was increased by $20,000 March 17, 1851, with approval to extend the road to Fish Creek Bridge. March 26, 1860, stock was increased by $10,000, in order to cover construction and repairs and to macadamize.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 320
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Marshall and Ohio Turnpike Company records
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
20
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000485936
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
Processing Feedback ...