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George Frederick Bowen fonds
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The item contains information on Georges Frederick Bowen's professionnal life. It is a letter offering to bargain with another proprietor to solve a mistake made by the Municipality of Weedon, sent by the British American Land Company, represented by L.B. Langford.

George Frederick Bowen fonds

  • CA ETRC P005
  • Fonds
  • ca. 1860-1896

The fonds contains source material on the granting of lands in the Eastern Townships in the 19th century. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Plan Division Register (ca. 1860) and Miscellaneous Documents (1875-1895).

Bowen, George Frederick

Miscellaneous Documents

The series contains source material on the activities of George Frederick Bowen from 1875 to 1895. It contains information on Bowen's business life mainly regarding land. It is comprised of correspondence, and a deed of sale.

Plan Division Register

The series consists of a register of plans of many townships (Ascot, Auckland, Barford, Barnston, Bolton, Brome, Brompton, Chester, Clifton, Clinton, Compton, Ditton, Dudswell, Eaton, Ely, Farnham, Granby, Hatley, Hereford, Kingsey, Lingwick, Melbourne, Milton, Newport Orford, Potton, Roxton, Shefford, Shipton, Stoke, Stukely, Tingwick, Warwick, Weedon, Westbury, Wickham, Windsor, Wolfestown) from approximately 1860, The plans in the register indicate range numbers, lots, and in some cases, owners' names. The plans shows the divisions of lots and ranges of various locations in the Eastern Townships, some include names of settlers.