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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0060 I012
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
1848
People
Hodgson
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro, East Branch
Creek
Octoraro Creek, East Branch
Colerain Twp.
Chester County
Philadelphia
McCall's Ferry, Martic Twp.
Ford, Hodgson's
Ford
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Colerain Twp. and Chester County
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0060 I012
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Bridge over [East Branch] of Octoraro Creek
Location: On road leading from Philadelphia to McCall's Ferry, Martic Twp., at Hodgson's Fording.
Document types: Petition for appoinment of viewers.
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 F0125 I010
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
1870
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Manor Twp.
Martic Forge, Martic Twp.
Columbia
Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0125 I010
Case Number
335.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: November 1870.
Location: On road from Martic Forge, Martic Twp., to Columbia, at Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0125 I011
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
1874
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Manor Twp.
Martic Forge, Martic Twp.
Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0125 I011
Case Number
6.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: November 1874.
Location: Near public road from Martic Forge, Martic Twp., to Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0125 I012
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
1875
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Manor Twp.
Martic Forge, Martic Twp.
Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0125 I012
Case Number
7.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: January 1875.
Location: Near public road from Martic Forge, Martic Twp., to Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0130 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
1878
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Manor Twp.
Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp.
Rawlinsville, Martic Twp.
Columbia
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0130 I001
Case Number
15.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: April 1878.
Location: Near the end of the road from Safe Harbor, Conestoga Twp., to Rawlinsville, Martic Twp., and to Columbia.
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.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0130 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
1892
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Conestoga
Creek
Conestoga Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Manor Twp.
Railroad, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Railroad
Railroad
Martic Forge, Martic Twp.
Columbia
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0130 I002
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: January 1892.
Location: Near the Pennsylvania Railroad bridge, on the public road from Martic Forge, Martic Twp., to Columbia.
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 F0135 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
Harnish
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Pequea Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Martic Twp.
Mill, Harnish's
Mill
Account of costs
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0135 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
[Conestoga Twp. and Martic Twp.]
Location: At Harnish's Mill.
Document type: Account of costs and expenses of 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 F0135 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
none
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Pequea Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Martic Twp.
Susquehanna River
River, Susquehanna
River
Specifications
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0135 I002
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Location: At mouth of creek, near the Susquehanna River.
Document type: Specifications for bridge repair.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0135 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
none
People
Harnish
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Pequea Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Martic Twp.
Sawmill
Mill, Harnish's
Mill
Pequea Station, Martic Twp.
Specifications
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0135 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Location: At Harnish's Saw Mill, at Pequea Station, Martic Twp.
Document type: Specifications for bridge repair.
1 item, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0135 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
1814
People
Kochenour, Abraham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Pequea Creek
Conestoga Twp.
Martic Twp.
Crossing, Abraham Kochenour's
Crossing
Ford
Lancaster
Peach Bottom, Little Britain Twp.
Fulton Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Conestoga Twp. and Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0135 I004
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Court term: January 1814.
Location: At Abraham Kochenour's Crossing, on road from Lancaster to Peach Bottom, Little Britain Twp. [now Fulton Twp.].
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.
Less detail

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