In pursuance of the provisions of Chap. 26 of the
"General and Public" laws of the Fourteenth General
Assembly, it is hereby ordered and declared that the
length of the main track and the assessed value (as fixed
by the State Census Board) of the B.C.R. & M.R.R. lying in
the following townships, to wit:
||No. of Miles
||Value per Mile
Ordered that the following roads be established as per
plats and held notes on file, viz.:
No. 310, Butler
No. 311, Thormann, Road.
No. 316,. Gudmunson's
No. 318, Siege Bead.
No. 320. Andersons
"Alteration of the Gray Road No. 273.
No. 313, Stones Vacation be continued to Oct 21, 183
--Ordered that that part of Hanson's Relocation No. 314,
that relates to that to the Vacation of the Auchampaugh
Road be established, and that the new road petitioned for
be not established as per recommendation of the
--Ordered that the Bruce Road No. 315, be
not established. It appearing that sufficient notice of
the presentation of the petition in said road had not been
--Ordered that Butchinson's Alteration No. 31,
be not established. It appears that said Alteration would
not be of public benefit.
--Ordered that No. 319,
Resurvey of the Lynch Road be continued to Sept. 3, 1873.
--Ordered that the following roads be established as per
plats and field notes on file, on payment by petiotioners
of all costs and damages. Provided said costs and damages
are paid within one year from date, viz:
No. 312, Spears Road.
--Ordered that the
report of Mr. Stedman, who was appointed to examine the
Johnston Road No. 294 be accepted, and that said road he
that the following bridge appropriations (or so much
thereof as may be necessary) be made, and the County
Auditor is hereby authorized to draw warrants on the
Treasurer for the same. All voting in the affirmative.
W E D N E S D A Y , Sept.
3,1873, at 8 o'clock A.M.
met pursuant to adjournment.
Members all present.
Ordered that the survey and
plat of No. 319 Resurvey of the Lynch Road be approved,
and the County Auditor is hereby ordered to record said
survey and plat in the proper road record of the county.
Ordered that the contract made with the Trustees of the U.
B. Church of West Union, for the use of their church
building for court purposes at $5 per day for the day for
the time actually used be approved. And the County Auditor
is hereby instructed to draw warrants on the Treasurer in
payment of said rent as the same becomes due. All voting
in this affirmative.
Ordered that Mr. Snedigar be appointed a committee on the
bridge between Sec's 25 and 26 Harlan township, and also
on bridge across Little Wappsie, on Fremont Center road,
Fremont township, to report at next Oct Session.
Ordered that Messrs. Stedman and Snedigar be appointed a
committee in the Brockway bridge Eden township, to report
at next October session.
Ordered that the proposition of H.F. Horton to build an
Iron Bridge at Clermont for the sum of $3280 be accepted,
and that the supervision of the building; of said bridge
be attended to by t
re-plank West Auburn Bridge
repair Co. line bridge Auburn township
build Weatherbee Bridge Banks township
build bridge across Warner Creek Clermont township
repair Fremont Center Bridge, Fremont township
repair Long Grove Bridge
repair bridge across Otter Creek on the Baldwin
road PI. Valley township
repair Bassett Bridge Smithfield township
repair Elfin Bridge
reptir Westfield Bridge
repair Burch Bridge Westfield township
repair Johnson Bridge Eden township
repair Eldridge and Spear Bridges, Jefferson
To repair Paine Bridge
Adjourned until tomorrow at 8 A.M.
he committee of the whole.