Congress Establishes a Postal Route Past Poindexter Store, 1819
On Motion of Mr.
Resolved, That the committee on the Post Office and Post Roads, be instructed to inquire into the expediency of altering the post route leading from Price’s, in Louisa County, Virginia, to Charlottesville, so as to begin at said Price’s, and to pass from thence along a road called Ross’s Road, til it strikes the Mountain Road, up that road, to the store of Nicholas I. [sic] Poindexter & Co.; thence, along a road called the lime tract, into the three notched road, at a place called Dobbs’s.
[Richard Peters, ed., The
Public Statutes at Large of the
CHAP. LXXII.—An Act to alter and establish certain post-roads.
post-road called the
APPROVED March 3, 1819.
Did You Know?
Green Springs National Historic Landmark District is privately owned, includes no public facilities, but is visible from public highways. It sits astride Route 15 in Louisa County, Virginia.