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Way Bills May 1858 - Ascending (- Cumberland office)


Lists Boat, Master and cargo Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



BILL BILL DATEMILESNAME OF BOATNAME OF MASTERToll HereElsewhere
369.8915.13
298APL 281 to 185ELI WADEB. MARMADUKE4.08
382 27 “ “J. T. ROWLANDJ. T. ROWLAND4.48
147MAY 4 “ “D. W. McCLEARYJas MORGAN4.08
445 1 “ “J. L. CATHCARTJ. L. CATHCART 55.9
2235DEC 15, 1856 “ “W. R. KINGJAS DOYLE4.08
758OCT 9, 1857 “ “NAT & GEORGEH. WINKLEMAN4.08
408APL 27, 1858 “ “ELIZA WOLFEJNO. G. STONE4.08
412 “ “C. P. KINGB. LUCAS4.08
419MAY 1 “ “JAMES BUCHANANJ. R. GARRETT4.08
413APL 29 “ “MARTHA BANKSJNO JAMES4.08
391 “ 28 “ “ROBERT WASONP. BRADNICK4.08
146MAY 3 “ “CAIN OF H. K. D. T. BAXTER4.08
364APL 25 “ “J. B. CRAWFORDJNO. COLE 4.08
385 “ 27 “ “CAPT. A. KINGA. L. MILLER4.08
1345DEC 1, 1857 “ “H. RANDANJNO. BARRY 4.08
409APL 29, 1858 “ “ADRAMAA. HIGHBERGER4.08
468NOV 21, 1857 “ “ELLEN BELLHENRY DORGES4.08
487DEC 1 “ “BETTIE MAULSLYF. JOHNSON4.08
401APL 29, 1858 “ “T. BITTINGERW. G. MORRISON4.22
52APL 26100- “R. J. VIOLETTJ. LOWMAN2.1
139MAY 1 1 “J. P. WRIGHTS. MAGRAW4.08
410APL 29“ “ODD-FELLOWJAS TURNER4.08
407“ “ “ “C. S. MOOREC. S. MOORE4.08
133“ ““ “C. B. TISDALER. READ4.08
56MAY 1100 “JACOB HUBERJAMES NAVE2.1
389APL 281 “J. B. HARRISONDANL SHIVES4.08
396“ “ “ “NORFOLKWILLIAM SIGAFOOS4.08
402“ 29“ “WM KISSNERWM EDWARDS4.08
436MAY 1“ “A. T. STOUFFERT. H. KNOUFF4.08
418“ “ “ “J. R. JORDONR. H. HANSELL4.08
395APL 28“ “IAN BOYERL. BEARD4.08
2MAY 3124 “MAY FLYL. BEARD1.6
484.6776.91




ID:
wcco143

Rights:
Public domain

Notes:
This is a listing of WAY BILLS received at the Collector’s Office in Cumberland during the month of May 1858. Most of the boats returned from Georgetown empty (Georgetown was Mile 1 and Cumberland Mile 185) so they paid the standard toll of $4.08.

Three boats carried cargo:
J. T. ROWLAND carried fish and pitch for 123 miles, (Tonoloway Creek) and paid an additional 30 cents in toll
J. L. CATHCART transported a carriage and 50 tons of salt to Cumberland and castings for 55 miles. He also carried two loads of plaster. His toll was $55.
W. G. MORRISON had a cargo of one ton of plaster for 57 miles and paid 14 cents additional in toll.

The items listed as types of cargo carried on canal boats read:
Ale, Beer, Cider, Vinegar, Liquors, Wines, &c.;
Fish, salt and fresh;
Flour, meal, grain, seeds, &c.
Bacon & other meats.
Butter. Lard, &c.
Furniture and empty barrels.
Carriages
Wrought stone
Wrought Iron, Nails, and other Hard-ware.
Tar, pitch, rosin, oakum, &c
Dry goods, groceries and other merchandise.
Mill Offal, Potatoes Turnips &c.
Wagons, carts, ploughs, &c.
Castings and Bloom Iron,
Oysters
Melons and Fruits.
Salt
Lumber, Laths, Palings, Shingles, Hoop-poles.
Charcoal
Pig and Scrap Iron.
Tiles and Slates.
Bricks, and Ice,
Lime and Cement.
Rough Stone.
Rails, Posts, round and square Timber.
Coal.
Plaster
Guano, bone dust, poudrett
Ashes, lime, and other manures.

Date:
1858

Collection Location:
C&O National Historic Park

Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md.); Washington County (Md.), History

Coverage:
Maryland, 1824-1938

 
 
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100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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