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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0900 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
1844
People
Herr
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Mill Creek
Creek, Mill
Millport, East Lampeter Twp.
Lancaster
Strasburg
Pequea Creek
Creek, Pequea
Creek
East Lampeter Twp.
West Lampeter Twp.
Herr's Mill
Mill, Herr
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0900 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Additional Notes
Court term: November 1844.
Document types: Petition for appointment of inspectors.
Order for inspection and inspection report.
A. Bridge over Mill Creek
East Lampeter Twp.
Location: At Millport, East Lampeter Twp., on state road from Lancaster to Strasburg.
B. Bridge over Pequea Creek
East Lampter Twp. and West Lampeter Twp.
Location: At Herr's Mill.
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 F0900 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
1858
People
Miley
Zercher
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Beaver Creek
Creek, Beaver
Providence Twp.
Miley's Mill
Mill, Miley's
Mill
Pequea Creek
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Strasburg Twp.
West Lampeter Twp.
Zercher's Mill
Mill, Zercher's
Petition
Order
Report
Inspection
Bridge
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0900 I005
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Additional Notes
Court term: November 1858.
Document types: Petition for appointment of inspectors.
Order for inspection and inspection report.
1. Bridge over Beaver Creek
Providence Twp. and Strasburg Twp.
Location: Near Miley's Mill.
2. Bridge over Pequea Creek
Strasburg Twp. and West Lampeter Twp.
Location: Near Zercher's Mill.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
MAY 1750 F001 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
1750
People
Meyer, Peter
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Peddlers
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
MAY 1750 F001 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition for Peddler's license.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1753 F005 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
1753
People
Crile, Thomas
Simmers, Stophell
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Indentured servants
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1753 F005 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition for servitude.
Petitioner indebted to Stophell Simmers.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1754 F004 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
1754
People
Jacobs, Ann
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1754 F004 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1755 F012 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
1755
People
Clark, John
Mullan, Patrick
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Jailor
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1755 F012 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Occupation: jailor.
Petition in relation to holding prisoner Patrick Mullan.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1755 F013 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
1755
People
Carlane, Magdalene
Pemberton, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1755 F013 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition for release from James Pemberton.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1755 F014 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
1755
People
Toner, Jacob
Yoner, Jacob
Judey, Whimber
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petition
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1755 F014 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Or Yoner, Jacob.
Petition against Whimber Judey.
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 F0070 I009
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
1885
People
Raub
Edwards
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Run, Stewart
Stewart Run
Run
Colerain Twp.
Drumore Twp.
Spring Grove, Drumore Twp.
Collins, Colerain Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Colerain Twp. and Drumore Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0070 I009
Case Number
41.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Bridge over [Stewart Run]
Court term: November 1885.
Location: on the public road from Spring Grove, Drumore Twp., to Collins, Colerain Twp., running through the lands of Raub and Edwards in Drumore Twp.
Document types: Petition for appointment of views.
Order and report of views.
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 F0355 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
1847
People
Hibshman, Henry
Landes, Abraham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Trout
Creek
Trout Creek
Ephrata Twp.
New Ephrata, Ephrata Twp.
Tavern, Reddig's
Reddig's Tavern
Taverns
Petition
Bridge
Place
Ephrata Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0355 I005
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
005
Box Number
005
Additional Notes
Court term: April 1847.
Location: On public road from New Ephrata, Ephrata Twp., to Reddig's Tavern, near the houses of Henry Hibshman and Abraham Landes.
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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