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December 19, 1862

Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Virginia Passed at the Extra Session
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CHAPT. 3. - An ACT extending the boundary line of the Corporation of the Town of Buckhannon.

Passed December 19, 1862.

1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly, That the boundary of the corporation of the town of Buckhannon in the county of Upshur, be so extended as to include E. J. Colerider within the boundary as follows: beginning on the line of said E. J. Colerider and John L. Smith's land, known in the act passed March 12, 1852, incorporating the said town of Buckhannon, as a tributary of Jawbone run, thence with the said line straight across said Colerider's field to H. F. Westfall's line, thence with said line to the Buckhannon and French creek road, thence with said road to the foot of Trimble's hill to the old corporation line.

2. This act shall be in force from its passage.

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