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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 74-017

Title

Wallace Point Bridge and Road Company fonds. -- 1866, 1879. -- 4 items.

Biography / History

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.

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

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

Notes

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

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

The fonds was donated by an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

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

Plan of bridge located in Map Cabinet - Drawer 1