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Accession number FIC.2013
Title Notice regarding potential chages to Ledge Road, 1907
Date 1907
Creator Newport City Board of Aldermen
Extent of Description A two-page document attached to a backing page; one folder
Scope & Content A notice regarding a petition made to the Newport City Board of Aldermen related to potential chages to Ledge Road. Nearby property owners are identified as "Elbridge T. Gerry, Estate of Mary Bell, Estate of Mary A.R. O'Brien, Oliver H.P. Belmont, [and] Alva E. Belmont". The Belmonts were proposing the abandonment of a section of Ledge Road running through their property, Belcourt. All affected parties were advised to attend a meeting to voice their concerns in October 1907.

Handwriting on outside of document reads: "Notice to abutters on Ledge Road of tendency of petition to abandon portion of Ledge Road.".
People Bell, Mary
Belmont, Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt, Mrs.
Belmont, Oliver Hazard Perry
Gerry, Elbridge T.
O'Brien, Mary A.R.
Subjects City council members
Land use
Roads
Search Terms Belcourt
Lakeview Avenue
Ledge Road