The Poor and the Land; Being a Report on the Salvation Army Colonies in the United States and at Hadleigh, England, with Scheme of National Land Settl

The Poor and the Land; Being a Report on the Salvation Army Colonies in the United States and at Hadleigh, England, with Scheme of National Land Settl

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...the Fort Eomie Salvation Army Colony, is a full, true, and correct statement of the property appraised by me this day, and that to the best of my knowledge and belief the values of the property therein given, to wit: ninety-five thousand, two hundred and five dollars for land and improvements, and eighteen thousand and seventy-five dollars for live-stock, farming equipment, and crop, represents the true market value of the property listed. (Signed) W. H. Bingaman. Subscribed and sworn to before me this 29th day of March, A.d. 1905, at Soledad, in the County of Monterey, California. (Signed) Y. P. Villegas, Notary Public in and for the (seal.) County of Monterey, State of California. No. 17. Soledad, California, 29th March, 1905. Property owned by the Salvation Army and the members of the Fort Eomie Salvation Army Colony at Fort Eomie, Monterey County, California, with the value thereof as appraised by W. H. H. Metz and W. H. Bingaman. $ $ Land: --443 acres of irrigated land, including checking and levelling of same, worth at present market prices $145 per acre 56 acres non-irrigable land worth $25 21 acres occupied by canals and road-64,235 1,400ways. Total area 520 acres, valued at fi'i fifj Irrigation system: --Plant, including engine, boiler, centri-fugal pump, flumes, ditches, water rights, etc...... Headgates, stop and checkgates.. 6,750. 400Trees: --Orchard and shade, shrubbery, small fruit, etc....... 3,500 Fencing: --About 18 miles boundary and pasture fence valued at $80 per mile, also wire netting...... Pens, corrals, etc...... 1,440 1,000Buildings: --22 dwelling houses.... 8,800 Barns and outbuildings... 2,000 Store and office building... 2,300 13,100 Water supply: --18 wells, 15 windmills, 10 water-tanks, piping, etc 3,380 1 There seemsshow more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 127g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236640764
  • 9781236640765