A Guide to the Powhatan County (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853 Powhatan County (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853 0007283309 and 0007283311

A Guide to the Powhatan County (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers: 0007283309 and 0007283311


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers
0007283309 and 0007283311
Title
previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853
Physical Characteristics
1.00 cu. ft.
Collector
previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Circuit Court
Location
Library of Virginia
Language
English
Abstract

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

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Preferred Citation

previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853. Local government records collection, previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia 23219.

Acquisition Information

These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfers of court papers from previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit under the accession numbers 41545 and 41547.


Historical Information

previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit was named for the paramount chief of the previous hitPowhatan next hit Indians in the tidewater of Virginia in the late sixteenth and early years of the seventeenth century. It was formed from Cumberland previous hitCounty next hit in 1777, and part of Chesterfield previous hitCounty next hit was added in 1850. The previous hitcounty next hit seat is previous hitPowhatan next hit.

Scope and Content

previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Judgments (Condemnations), 1839-1853, consist of judgments related to the taking of private property for the construction of railroad lines through the power of eminent domain. The plaintiffs in these suits were Etna Coal Comapany and Richmond and Danville Railroad Company. The suits include plats of the property in controversy. The collection includes a suit in which plaintiff sought to recover damages done to his property due to the construction of a dam by the defendant. The suit includes a drawing of the dam.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Related Material

Additional previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit Judgments are found at the Library of Virginia. The collection is unprocessed.

Additional previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit Court Records can be found on microfilm at The Library of Virginia. See A Guide to Virginia previous hitCounty and City Records on Microfilm


Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.). Circuit Court.
  • Subjects:

  • Civil procedure -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Coal trade -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Dams -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Eminent domain -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Railroad companies -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Geographical Names:

  • previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) -- History.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Architectural drawings (visual works) -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Decisions -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Judicial records -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Local government records -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Plats -- Virginia -- previous hitPowhatan next hit previous hitCounty next hit.