The Resource Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt Turnpike Company records

Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt Turnpike Company records

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Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt Turnpike Company records, 1838-1853
Title
Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt Turnpike Company records
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1838-1853
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Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, field notes (1838), 3 vols., reports and lists of stockholders for the years 1838-1848, 1850, 1852-1853
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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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An act of the General Assembly passed February 20, 1838, approved incorporation of the Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt Turnpike Company, to construct a road from Danville in Pittsylvania County, by Rocky Mount in Franklin County, to Fincastle in Botetourt County, with branch leaving the main route at Lewis Harvey's in Botetourt County, and running to Salem. Joint capital stock was set at $40,000, with the option to increase to $60,000, and the Board of Public Works subscribed to 2/5.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 354
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Pittsylvania, Franklin, and Botetourt 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
62
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There are no restrictions
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No acquisition information available.
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000486152
Type of unit
items.

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