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An Act to authorise François Frichette, to build a Bridge over the River du Sud, in the County of Devon, to fix the Rates of Toll For passing thereon, and to provide Regulations for the said Bridge. (15th February, 1813.)

Province:Lower Canada (1792-1823)
Chapter:53 George III Chapter 10
Year:1813
Concepts:Infrastructure
Jurisdictional Relevance:Private
Description:An act authorising François Frichette (also spelled Frichet) to build and collect a toll on a bridge crossing the River du Sud, in the County of Devon. Frichette is granted the authority to take and use of the land required to build the bridge. Standards and stipulations for the bridge's construction and maintenance are outlined. The allowable tolls that can be charged are described, as well as those to be excepted from tolls. Additionally, after a period of fifty years, it is made lawful for the Crown to assume possession of the bridge. Time restraints allowed for the construction and repairs are outlined, as well as penalties for those who neglect the tenets of the bill.
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