Fonds 74-017 - Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company fonds

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Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company fonds

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  • 1866, 1879 (Creation)
    Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company

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The Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company was created on October 31, 1866 for the express purpose of building a road and bridge from South Monaghan Township, County of Northumberland, across the Otonabee River, to Wallace Point, Otonabee Township, County of Peterborough. The total distance of the road, including the bridge, was to be 2 1/4 miles. It is unknown when the company ceased to exist.

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The fonds consists of a minute book of the directors of Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company, dated 31 October 1886 to 15 June 1879 and a stock book. The fonds also includes a subscription list of the company's stock holders, dated 31 October 1866 and a plan of a bridge under construction, dated 15 February 1867.

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Plan and stock holder list are rolled. Handle with extreme care.

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The fonds was donated by an unknown source.


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Subscription list to stock holders located in Large Materials Cabinet - Drawer 26.

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Plan of bridge located in Map Cabinet - Drawer 1.

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