The Resource Morgantown and Beverly Turnpike Company records

Morgantown and Beverly Turnpike Company records

Label
Morgantown and Beverly Turnpike Company records, 1836-1851
Title
Morgantown and Beverly Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1836-1851
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, field notes (1837), 1 vol., reports, lists of stockholders, and security bonds, for the years 1836-1840, 1843-1844, 1848-1851
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 March 30, 1837, authorized construction of the Morgantown and Beverly Turnpike, from the Pennsylvania line in Monongalia County, by Morgantown, to the Beverly and Fairmont Road. Location change was authorized April 4, 1848, on the west side of the Monongalia River, to connect with Fishing Creek and Brandonville Road near Granville. A Board of Directors was responsible for the administration of the road.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 336
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Morgantown and Beverly 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
43
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000486128
Type of unit
items.

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