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Channeling through time : Landscape evolution, land use change, and stream restoration in the Lower Susquehanna Basin

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Date of Publication
2003.
Call Number
551.483 C458
Place of Publication
[Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Franklin & Marshall College]
Date of Publication
2003.
Physical Description
88, 20 p. ill. maps ; 28 cm.
Notes
"Southeastern Friends of the Pleistocene Fall 2003 Field trip Guidebook..17-19 October 2003", hosted by Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA.
Subjects
Stream conservation - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Stream ecology - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Conestoga River - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Little Conestoga Creek - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Susquehanna River - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Millers Run - Pennsylvania - East Hempfield Twp.
Additional Corporate Author
Southeastern (Pa.) Friends of the Pleistocene.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
551.483 C458
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1796 F006 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1796
People
Penter, John
McCleen, James
Hess, Christian
Sheibly, [ ]
Crawford, William
Graferd, William
Abrahams, John
Hamilton, James
Shoop, Barnard
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: obstructing a road
Mill
Pequea Creek
Conestoga Creek
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1796 F006 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: James McCleen.
Recognizance, charged with refusing to open a road beginning at Pequea Creek opposite Christian Hess's mill, ending at Sheibly's mill on the Conestoga Creek.
Additional names: William Crawford or William Graferd. John Abrahams, James Hamilton, Barnard Shoop.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0395 I003
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1789
People
Dehuff
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Bridge, Dehuff's
Hempfield Twp.
Lancaster Twp.
Creek, Little Conestoga
Creek
Little Conestoga Creek
Lancaster
Anderson's Ferry, Donegal Twp.
Petition
Bridge
Place
Hempfield Twp. and Lancaster Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0395 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Additional Notes
Location: Over Little Conestoga Creek on the road from Lancaster that meets the road from Anderson's Ferry.
Document type: Petition for county to take over expenses of bridge repair and renewal.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I001
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
none
People
Weaver, J.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Caernarvon Twp.
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Spring Grove, East Earl Twp.
Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp.
Mill, J. Weaver's
Mill
Specifications
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Location: Over Conestoga Creek on road from Spring Grove, East Earl Twp., to Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp., at J. Weaver's Mill.
Document type: Specifications for repairing bridge.
4 items, 13 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I002
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1830
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Hinkletown, East Earl Twp.
Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I002
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: April 1830.
Location: On public highway from Hinkletown, East Earl Twp., to Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp.
Document types: Petition for a bridge.
Order and report of viewers.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I003
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1836
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp.
Turnpike, Ephrata and Downingtown
Turnpike
Ephrata and Downingtown Turnpike
Forge, Lower Windsor
Forge
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: January 1836.
Location: On road from Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp., to the Ephrata and Downingtown Turnpike, at Lower Windsor Forge.
Document types: Petition for appointment of viewers.
Order and report of viewers.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I004
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1858
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Turnpike, Ephrata and Downingtown
Turnpike
Ephrata and Downingtown Turnpike
Forge, Pool
Forge
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I004
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: April 1858.
Location: On public highway to the Downingtown and Ephrata Turnpike, at Pool Forge.
Document types: Petition for appointment of viewers.
Order and report of viewers.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I005
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1859
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creeks
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Forge, Pool
Forge
Contracts
Bridges
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I005
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Location: Near Pool Forge.
Document type: Contract for a bridge.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I006
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1859
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Forge, Pool
Forge
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I006
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: August 1859.
Location: Near Pool Forge.
Document types: Petition for appointment of inspectors.
Order for inspection and inspection report.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I007
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1873
People
Weaver, Isaac
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Caernarvon Twp.
Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp.
Spring Grove, East Earl Twp.
Mill, Isaac Weaver's
Mill
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0025 I007
Case Number
403.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: January 1873.
Location: On public highway from Churchtown, Caernarvon Twp., to Spring Grove, East Earl Twp., near Isaac Weaver's Mill.
Document types: Petition for appointment of viewers.
Order and report of viewers.
4 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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