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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P022A.pdf)

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34. Petitions of Andrew Bourk & others relative to booming logs on Kennebec River - - of Stephen Parlin & others that the act incorporating the Moosehead Lake Dam Company maybe repealed - - of William Emerson & others for a modification of the statute relative to flowage by Mill Dams - of Sewall Lake & others for authority to erect Piers and wharves on certain Shoals in Penobscot River. - of Samuel Little & others for authority to erect dams across a branch of Penobscot River northwardly of Orphan Island - of Jonas Chase & others to be incorporated by the name of the "Fairfield Boom Company" - of John Elliot & others for a Steam Ferry Boat at the village of Gardiner - of J.B. Morgan & others for a repeal of the laws relating to the running of Logs on the Mattawankeage River &c were severally read & referred to the Committee on Interior Waters. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Benja F Tallman & others for a modification of the fish Laws relating to Neguasset Stream. - of Manly Hardy & others " Henry Partridge & others " Asa Parker & others " John Burnham & others " Thomas Long & others all in relation to the fisheries on the Penobscot River were severally read & referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

Petitions of Stephen Purrington & others that the County Commissioners may be authorized lay out a road over tide waters from Brunswick to Great Island in the town of Harpswell - of the Inh. of Bluehill for leave to build a Bridge - - of Eli Twitchell & others for a toll Bridge across.

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1836

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