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Catalog Number 2005.111.12
Object Name Record, Town
Scope & Content Includes Power and Duties of Water Boards as well as the minutes of the monthly meetings.

Those revolved around the laying of water pipes, funds needed for expansion of water delivery, rates set for consumer use, votes to allow spending and paying of bills, agreements with Salem Water Board to connect pipes, copies of letters sent to board regarding supply of water and problems with delivery, lists of customers removed from supply for lack of payment.

Also includes the questions the Board of Health submitted to the Water Board in 1886 regarding source and safety of water supply.
Access Conditions Restricted to use in Sutton Room or Research Room.
Physical characteristics One 9" x 14" leather bound hand written volume.
Creator Peabody Water Board
Title Peabody Water Board Meeting Minutes, 1873-1894
Level of description Item
Copyrights All copyrights belong to the Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA
Collection Local History Resource Center
Subjects Peabody (Mass.)--Aqueduct
Parent ObjectID 2014.67.3