What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
acres admit Albany amount association boards Boston Branch building built called canal cedar Century clear Colony common Company considerable County covered Creek culls dealers defects district early England erected established export Falls feet fire forest four given grade granted growth half hardwoods hemlock History important inches wide increased industry interest John known Lake land later length less logs lumber Lumber Company Maine manufactured maple March Massachusetts Michigan miles mill operation original owner passed Pennsylvania percent person pieces plank port present preserve quantity rafts records River rules sawed sawmill settlement shillings shingles ship side sold spruce standard knots streams supply thick thousand timber town township tract trade trees West white pine width wood yards York
Page 521 - ... bounded on the east by Delaware River, from twelve miles distance northward of New Castle Town, unto the three and fortieth degree of northern latitude, if the said river doth extend...
Page 304 - Island, and bounded on the east part by the main sea and part by Hudson's River, and hath upon the west Delaware Bay or River, and extendeth southward to the main ocean as far as Cape May, at the mouth of Delaware Bay, and to the northward as far as the northernmost branch of the said Bay or River of Delaware, which is forty-one degrees and forty minutes of latitude...
Page 2 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Page 507 - Majesty's woods in America, and for the encouragement of the importation of naval stores from thence; and to encourage the importation of masts, yards and bowsprights, from that part of Great Britain called Scotland.] London.
Page 536 - Crawford had taken up for me near the Youghiogheny, distant about twelve miles. This tract, which contains about one thousand six hundred acres, includes some as fine land as ever I saw, and a great deal of rich meadow. It is well watered, and has a valuable millseat, except that the stream is rather too slight, and, it is said, not constant more than seven or eight months in the year ; but, on account of the fall, and other conveniences, no place can exceed it.
Page 520 - ... northward, then by the said river so far as it doth extend; and from the head of the said river, the eastern bounds are...
Page 399 - The Forest Preserve shall include the lands owned or hereafter acquired by the State within the county of Clinton, except the towns of Altona and Dannemora, and the counties of Delaware, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Lewis, Oneida, Saratoga, St. Lawrence, Warren, Washington, Greene, Ulster and Sullivan, except 1. Lands within the limits of any village or city, and 2. Lands not wild lands acquired by the State on foreclosure of mortgages made to loan commissioners.
Page 521 - North by the beginning of the three and fortieth degree of Northern Latitude, and on the South by a Circle drawne at twelve miles distance from New Castle Northward and Westward unto the beginning of the fortieth degree of Northern Latitude, and then by a streight Line Westward to the Limitt of Longitude above-mentioned.