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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0005 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
1856
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Bart Twp.
Nobleville, Sadsbury Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Bart Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0005 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: April 1856.
Location: On public highway to Nobleville, Sadsbury 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.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0005 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
1856
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Bart Twp.
Mount Pleasant, Caernarvon Twp.
Kirkwood, Colerain Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Bart Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0005 I002
Case Number
171.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: August 1856.
Location: On public highway from Mount Pleasant, Caernarvon Twp., to Kirkwood, Colerain Twp.
Document types: Petition for appointment of viewers.
Order and report of viewers.
5 items, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0005 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
1867
People
Harley
Boon
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Bart Twp.
Road, Valley
Valley Road
Road
Bartville, Bart Twp.
Mill, Boon and Harley's
Mill
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Bart Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0005 I003
Case Number
212.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
[West Branch] of Octoraro Creek.
Court term: April 1867.
Location: On public road from the Valley Road to Bartville, Bart Twp., near Boon and Harley's Mill.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0005 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
1878
People
Jackson
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Bart Twp.
Mill, Jackson's
Mill
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Place
Bart Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0005 I004
Case Number
17.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: August 1878.
Location: At Jackson's Mill.
Document types: Petition for inspection.
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 F0030 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
Hannum
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro
Creek
Octoraro Creek
Christiana
Chester County
Atglen, Chester County
Mill, Hannum's
Mill
Specifications
Bridge
Place
Christiana and Chester County
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0030 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Location: On public road from Christiana to Atglen, Chester County, at Hannum's Mill.
Document type: Specification for bridge repair.
1 item, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0030 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
1897
People
Hannum
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro
Creek
Octoraro Creek
Christiana
Chester County
Mill, Hannum's
Mill
Notification
Bridge
Place
Christiana and Chester County
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0030 I002
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
[Christiana] and Chester County
Location: At Hannum's [Mill in Christiana].
Document type: Notification for repairing bridge.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0055 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
1833
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Colerain Twp.
Furnace, Susanna
Furnace
Forge
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Colerain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0055 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Court term: August 1833.
Location: Near Susanna Furnace.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0055 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
1853
People
Ecklin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creeks
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Colerain Twp.
Mill, Ecklin's Sawmill
Sawmill
Mills
Contracts
Specifications
Bridges
Place
Colerain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0055 I002
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
[1853]
Location: Near Ecklin's Sawmill.
Document types: Contract and specifications for bridge construction.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0055 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
1853
People
Ecklin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Colerain Twp.
Ford, Ecklin's
Ford
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Place
Colerain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0055 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Bridge over [West Branch] of Octoraro Creek
Court term: November 1853.
Location: At Ecklin's Fording.
Document types: Petition for inspection.
Order for inspection and inspection report.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0055 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
1868
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, West Branch
Creeks
Octoraro Creek, West Branch
Colerain Twp.
Clonmell, Colerain Twp.
Contracts
Specifications
Bridges
Place
Colerain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0055 I004
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Bridge over [West Branch] of Octoraro Creek
Location: Near Clonmell, Colerain Twp.
Document type: Specifications and contract for bridge.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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