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Union Iron Works, PA to Uxbridge, NY

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Union Iron Works, p-o., Berks co., Pa., 78 1 e. by n. Harrisburg, 171 W.

Union Level, p-o., Mecklenburg co., Va., 103 s. w. Richmond, 217 W.

Union Meeting House, p-o., Baltimore co., Md., 61 n. n. w. Annapolis, 71 W.

Union Mills, p-v., Broadalbin t., Fulton co., N. Y., 46 n. w. Albany, 420 W. It contains 1 store, 1 paper m., 1 saw m., and about 15 dwellings.

Union Mills, p-v., Union t., Erie co., Pa., 249 n. w. Harrisburg, 330 W. Situated on a branch of French cr.

Union Mills, p-v., Carroll co., Md., 65 n. n. w. Annapolis, 75 W.

Union Mills, p-v., Fluvanna co., Va., 73 w. N. w. Richmond, 126 W. Situated on the s. side of Rivanna r., and contains 1 Methodist church, 1 flouring m., 1 grist m., 1 saw m., 1 large cotton fac. 1,500 sp., and 20 dwellings.

Union Point, p-o., Greene co., Ga.

Union Society, p-o., Windham t., Greene co., N. Y., 51 s. w. Albany, 358 W.

Union Springs, p-v., Springport t., Cayuga co., N. Y., 168 w. by n. Albany, 329 W. Situated on the e. side of Cayuga lake, and contains 3 churches, 5 stores, 1 woolen fac, 1 flouring m., 1 grist m., 2 saw ra., and about 600 inhabitants. It contains a mineral spring of some celebrity.

Union Springs, p-v., Macon co., Ala., 153 s. E. Tuscaloosa, 824 W. It contains about 75 inhabitants.

Union Square, p-o., Mexico t., Oswego co., N. Y., 152 w. n. w. Albany, 377 W.

Union Square, p-v., Montgomery co., Pa., 92 e. Harrisburg, 162 W.

Uniontown, p-b., Union t., capital of Fayette co., Pa., 179 w. by s. Harrisburg, 195 W. Situated on Redstone cr. It contains 6 churches, 1 Presbyterian, 1 Episcopal, 1 Baptist, 1 Methodist Episcopal, 1 Methodist Protestant, and 1 African Methodist. It contains Madison College, founded by the Methodists in 1825. Chartered in 1827. It has 23 stores, cap. $131,200; 1 furnace, 3 tanneries, 1 distillery, 1 pottery, 3 printing offices, 3 weekly newspapers, 2 periodicals, 2 grist m., 3 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $63,705. 1 col. 119 students, 5 sch. 350 scholars. Pop. 1,710.

Uniontown, v., Lake t., Stark co., O., 12 n. Canton, 128 n. e. Columbus. It contains 3 churches, 1 Presbyterian, 1 Lutheran, and 1 Methodist, 3 stores, various mechanic shops, 2 tanneries, 50 dwellings, and about 300 inhabitants.

Uniontown, p-v., Carroll co., Md., 35 n. w. Baltimore, 65 n. n. w. Annapolis, 72 W. It contains about 100 inhabitants.

Uniontown, p-v., Perry co., Ala., 60 s. s. e. Tuscaloosa, 872 W. Situated on the head waters of Chilalohee creek, and contains about 450 inhabitants.

Uniontown, p-v., Wheeling t., Belmont co., O., 6 n. w. St. Clairsville, 114 E. Columbus, 284 W. It contains 3 stores, and a number of mechanic shops.

Uniontown, p-o., Union co., Ky.

Union Vale, t., Dutchess co., N. Y. The surface is rolling and hilly; soil, clay loam and gravel. Drained by Fishkill cr. It has 6 stores, cap. $10,050; 1 cotton fac. 544 sp., 1 flouring m., 2 grist m., 2 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $40,650. 7 sch. 259 scholars. Pop. 1,498.

Union Vale, p-o., Harrison co., O., 118 e. n. e. Columbus, 281 W.

Union Village, p-v., Orange co., Vt., 46 s. e. Montpelier, 496 W.

Union Village, v., Warren co.. O., 4 w. Lebanon. It is inhabited by Shakers, who have a large church in the centre. There are six large families, each with an extensive house, and surrounding out-houses and workshops, delightful gardens, and fine domestic animals. The entire v. contains about 500 inhabitants.

Union Village, p-o., Lisle t., Broome co., N Y., 137 w. s. w. Albany, 314 W.

Union Village, v., Greenwich t., Washington co., N. Y. Pleasantly situated on both sides of Battenkill r., and contains 4 churches, 1 Congregational, 1 Dutch Reformed, 1 Baptist, and 1 Methodist, an academy, 1 bank, 11 stores, 1 cotton fac, 1 woolen fac, 1 grist m., 1 saw m., 1 furnace, 1 carriage fac, 160 dwellings, and about 1,300 inhabitants.

Union Village, p-v., Northumberland co., Va., 88 e. n. e. Richmond, 147 W.

Unionville, p-v., Middlesex co., Mass., 25 w. Boston, 420 W. Situated on Concord river, and contains a Congregational church, 1 cotton fac, and 2 paper mills.

Unionville, p-v., Hartford co., Ct., 10 w. Hartford, 334 W.

Unionville, p-v., Minisink t., Orange co., N Y., 1 19 s. s. w. Albany, 264 W. It contains 1 church, 3 stores, 30 dwellings, and about 150 inhabitants.

Unionville, p-v., East Marlborough t., Chester co., Pa., 74 e. s. e. Harrisburg, 118 W. It contains 2 stores, and about 20 dwellings.

Unionville, p-v., Frederick co., Md., 67 n. w. Annapolis, 58 W.

Unionville, p-v., Union dist., S. C., 70 n. w. Columbia, 464 W. Situated on a small branch of Tyger r.

Unionville, p-v., Monroe co., Ga., 63 w. Milledgeville, 670 W.

Unionville, p-v., Bedford co., Term., 46 s. s. e. Nashville, 695 W.

Unionville, p-v., Madison t., Lake co., O., 192 n. e. Columbus, 347 W. It contains 1 Presbyterian and 1 Methodist church, and 6 stores. It has large iron-works in the vicinity.

Unionville, p-v., Lenawee co., Mich., 75 s. w. Detroit, 504 W.

Unison, p-v., Luzerne co., Pa., 133 n. e. Harrisburg, 242 W.

Unison, p-v., Loudon co., Va., 137 n. Richmond, 52 W.

Unison, p-o., Delaware co., O., 34 n. Columbus, 418 W.

Unitia, p-o., Blount co., Tenn., 178 e. s. e. Nashville, 523 W.

Unity, p-t., Waldo co., Me., 34 n. e. Augusta, 629 W. Drained by a branch of Sebasticook r. The soil is fertile, adapted to grain. Incorporated in 1804. It has 2 stores, cap. $5,700; 2 fulling in.,

2 tanneries, 4 grist m., 7 saw m. Cap. in manufac $29,750. 13 sch. 584 scholars. Pop. 1,457.

Unity, p-t., Sullivan co., N. H.. 45 w. by n. Concord, 471 W. The surface is uneven; soil, well adapted to grazing. Drained by Little Sugar and Beaver Meadow rivers. Cold pond, on its s. border, gives rise to Cold river. First settled in 1769. It has 2 stores, cap. $5,000; 1 grist m., 3 saw m. 1 acad. 85 students, 11 sch. 452 scholars. Pop. 1,238.

Unity, t., Westmoreland co., Pa., 7 e. Greens-burg. The surface is hilly; soil, calcareous loam and gravel. Drained by Crabtree and Big Sewickly crs., and Nine Mile run. It has 3 tanneries, 4 distilleries, 4 flouring m., 4 grist ra. Cap. in manufac. $17,000. 11 sch. 425 scholars. Pop. 3 003

Unity, p-o., Crawford co., Pa., 254 n. w. Harrisburg, 320 W.

Unity, p-v., Montgomery co., Md., 58 w. n. w. Annapolis, 27 W.

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Unity, p-v., Cabarrus co., N. C, 153 w. s. w. Raleigh, 393 W.

Unity, p-t., Columbiana co., O., 161 n. e. by e. Columbus, 277 W. It contains the villages of Sprucevale, Palestine, and Unity. The last contains 204 inhabitants. There are in the t. 3 sch. 175 scholars. Pop. 1,896.

Unity, p-v., capital of Alexander co., Ill., 219 s. by e. Springfield, 853 W. Situated on the e. side of Cash r., and contains a court house, and about 75 inhabitants.

Unityville, p-v., Lycoming co., Pa.

University, p-o., Albemarle co., Va., 87 w. n. w. Richmond, 122 W. Situated 1 mile w. Charlottesville, at the seat of the University of Virginia. (See Charlottesville.)

Unwattin, County, Mich. Situated n. w. of the centre of the peninsula, and contains 576 sq. miles. Drained by Maskegon r. and its branches, and by branches of Manistee River. It is unorganized.

Upatoie, p-v., Muscogee co., Ga., 133 w. s. w. Milledgeville, 774 W. The creek, from which it is named, falls into Chattahoochee r. The v. contains about 100 inhabitants.

Updegraff's, p-o., Smithfield t., Jefferson co., O., 131 e. n. e. Columbus, 278 W.

Uphaupe, p-o., Macon co., Ala., 133 s. e. Tuscaloosa, 869 W.

Upper, t., Cape May co., N. J., 13 n. e. Cape May C. H. The surface is level; soil, sand and clay, timbered with oak and cedar. Drained by Tuckahoe and Cedar Swamp crs. The Atlantic bounds it on the s. e., along which is Peck's and Ludlam's beaches. It has 4 stores, cap. $5,500; 1 grist m., 4 saw m., 5 sch. 219 scholars. Pop. 1,217.

Upper, t., Lawrence co., O. It has 8 sch. 255 scholars. Pop. 1,180.

Upper, t., Carroll co., Ark. It has 1 distillery, 1 grist m., 1 saw m., 1 school 25 scholars. Pop. 478.

Upper, t., Crawford co., Ark. Pop. 1,144.

Upper Alton, p-v., Madison co., Ill., 79 s. by w. Springfield, 806 W. Situated on elevated ground, 2¼ ms. back from Mississippi river, and e. of Alton. It contains 3 churches, 1 Presbyterian, 1 Baptist, and 1 Methodist; 5 stores, cap. $9,000; 1 steam saw and flouring mill, 320 dwellings, and 1,002 inhabitants. It was laid out in 1816, and, since 1827, its growth has been rapid. (See Alton.)

Upper Aquebouge. p-v., Riverhead t., Suffolk co., N. Y., 226 s. s. e. Albany, 306 W. It contains a church, and about 20 dwellings.

Upper Black Eddy, p-o., Bucks co., Pa., 121 e. Harrisburg, 186 W.

Upper Alloways Creek, t., Salem co., N. J., 7 s. e. Salem. The surface is rolling; soil, in the n. e., stiff clay and loam, in the s. e., sand and gravelly loam. Drained by Alloways and Stow crs. It has 4 stores, cap. $6,050; 1 woolen fac, 6 grist m., 7 saw m. Cap. in manufactures $29,800. 8 sch. 400 scholars. Pop. 2,235.

Upper Bern, t, Berks co., Pa. Blue Mountain bounds it on the n. and Schuylkill r. on the e., by which, and a branch of it, it is drained. It has a church near the centre, common to Lutherans and Presbyterians. It has 2 stores, capital $6,500; 3 tanneries, 4 distilleries. Capital in manufac. $5,000. Pop. 2,906.

Upper Chichester, t., Delaware co., Pa. Watered by Hook and Naaman's creeks. The surface is level; soil, loam. It has a church near its s. boundary. It has 1 store, capital $1,500; 1 woolen fac, 1 cotton fac, 1 grist m. Capital in manufac. $52,250. Pop. 475.

Upperco, p-o., Baltimore co., Md., 51 n. by w. Annapolis, 61 W.

Upper Darby, t., Delaware co., Pa., 8 w. Philadelphia. The surface is hilly; soil, loam. Drained by Darby and Cobb's creeks, which afford water power. It has 2 stores, cap. $5,100; 1 woolen fac, 2 cotton fac. 6,000 sp., 1 tannery, 4 paper fac, 1 flouring m , 3 grist in., 4 saw m. Cap. in manufac $71,600. 4 sch. 35 scholars. Pop. 1,489.

Upper Dublin, p-t., Montgomery co., Pa., 106 e. Harrisburg, 152 W. The surface is rolling; soil, calcareous loam. Drained by tributaries of Wissahiccon cr. It has 6 stores, cap. .$12,800; 1 fulling m., 1 tannery, 2 flouring m., 4 grist m., 1 saw m. Cap. in manufac 824,250. Pop. 1,322.

Upper Freehold, t., Monmouth co., N. J., 15 s. w. Freehold C. H. The surface is level: soil, clay, sandy loam, and sand. In the n. w. part is fertile land; the s. e. part is covered with pine forest. Drained by Millstone r., and by Tom's and Crosswick's creeks, and tributaries of Assunpink and Rancocus creeks. It has 23 stores, cap. $34,250; 7 tanneries, 9 distilleries, 2 grist m., 1 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $6,620. 18 sch. 1,200 scholars. Pop. 5,026.

Upper Gilmanton, p-o., Gilmanton t., Belknap co., N. H., 22 n. n. e. Concord, 503 W.

Upper Gloucester, p-o., New Gloucester t., Cumberland co., Me., 39 s. w. Augusta, 569 W.

Upper Hanover, p-t., Montgomery co., Pa., 35 n. w. Philadelphia, 82 e. Harrisburg, 178 W. The surface is very hilly; soil, red shale. Watered by Perkiomen cr. and its branches. The v., called New Goshenhoppen, is situated in the forks of Perkiomen cr. It has 4 stores, capital $13,500; 1 tannery, 7 grist m., 5 saw m., 4 oil m. Cap. in manufac. $5,000. 4 sch. 181 scholars. Pop. 1,467.

Upper Hunting Creek, p-v., Caroline co., Md., 57 e. Annapolis, 97 W.

Upper Lisle, p-o., Lisle t., Broome co., N. Y., 133 w. s. w. Albany, 316 W.

Upper Macungy, t., Lehigh co., Pa. Drained principally by Lehigh cr. It has 4 stores, capital $25,900; 3 tanneries, 2 grist m., 2 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $14,000. 1 sch. 30 scholars. Pop. 1,769.

Upper Mahantango, p-t., Schuylkill co., Pa., 65 n. e. Harrisburg, 175 W. The surface is a collection of hills; soil, red shale and white gravel, and sterile. Drained by 2 branches of Mahantango cr. It has 5 stores, cap. $7,100; 1 distillery, 8 grist m., 8 saw m. Pop. 1,291.

Upper Mahany, t., Northumberland co., Pa. It has 3 stores, cap. $7,600; 2 tanneries, 2 grist m., 3 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $6,575. 4 sch. 112 scholars. Pop. 1,131.

Upper Makefield, t., Bucks co., Pa., 25 n. n. e. Philadelphia. The surface is rolling; soil, clay and sandy loam. Pidcock's cr. runs on its n. boundary. It has 1 store, cap. $8,000; 1 flouring m., 1 grist m., 1 saw m. Cap. in manufac $8,050. 4 sch. 23S scholars. Pop. 1,490.

Upper Marlboro', p-v., capital of Prince George's co., Md., 23 s. w. Annapolis, 17 W. Situated a little w. of Patuxent r. and contains a court house, jail, a church, and about 500 inhabitants.

Upper Middletown, p-v. Middletown t., Middlesex co., Ct., 12 s. Hartford, 32S W. Situated on a rising ground, on the w. side of Connecticut r., 1½ of Middletown city, and contains 1 Congregational and 1 Baptist church, and a number of dwellings.

Upper Middletown, p-v., Menallen t., Fayette co., Pa., 184 w. by s. Harrisburg, 200 W. Situated in a bend of Redstone cr., 5 n. Uniontown.

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Upper Mount Bethel, t., Northampton co., Pa. It has 7 stores, cap. $31,500; 1 fulling m., 2 tanneries, 2 distilleries, 1 flouring m., 5 grist m., 6 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $20,970. 1 sch. 22 scholars. Pop. 2,643.

Upper Merion, t., Montgomery co., Pa. The surface is rolling; soil, calcareous loam. Drained by Valley and Gulf creeks, which afford water power. Three taverns, on the 3 points of a triangle, 3 miles distant from each other, called Swedesford, Bird in Hand, and King of Prussia, have existed here for 100 years. It has 10 stores, cap. $19,800; 4 woolen fac, 7 flouring m., 2 grist m., 6 saw m. Capital in manufac. $124,120. 1 acad. 3 students, 6 sch. 506 scholars. Pop. 2,804.

Upper Milford, t., Lehigh co., Pa. The surface is generally hilly; soil, gravel and red shale, moderately productive. Drained by the n. branch of Perkiomen cr. and the head waters of Upper Saucon cr. It contains 1 Lutheran and 1 German Presbyterian church, 7 stores, cap. $24,300; 1 fulling m., 2 tanneries, 4 distilleries, 2 powder m., 7 grist m., 6 saw m., 1 oil m. Cap. in manufac. $40,600. 3 sch. 120 scholars. Pop. 3,081.

Upper Nazareth, t., Northampton co., Pa. The surface is rolling; soil, fertile gravel and slate. Drained by 2 branches of Manookisy cr. It contains Nazareth v. It has 4 stores, capital $18,000; 2 lumber yards, cap. $3,500; 1 fulling m., 1 tannery, 1 brewery, 1 grist m. Capital in manufac. $8,000. 1 acad. 86 students, 3 sch. 95 scholars. Pop. 1,118.

Upper Oxford, t., Chester co., Pa. It has 2 stores, cap. $4,000; 1 woolen fac, 1 cotton fac. 1,080 sp., 1 pottery, 2 paper fac, 1 flouring m., 3 grist m., 6 saw m. Capital in manufac. $17,400. 6 sch. 157 scholars. Pop. 1,277.

Upper Paxton, t., Dauphin co., Pa., 22 n. Harrisburg. The surface is partly mountainous, partly gently uneven; soil, red shale. Drained y Mahantango, and Great and Little Wiconisco creeks. Susquehanna r. runs on its w. border. It has 6 stores, capital $18,000; 2 woolen fac, 1 tannery, 1 distillery, 1 pottery, 4 flouring m., 1 grist m., 10 saw m., 1 oil m. Cap. in manufac $8,336. 9 sch. 800 scholars. Pop. 1,814.

Upper Penns Neck, t., Salem co., N. J. Bounded w. by Delaware r. The surface is level; soil, light sandy loam. It contains 1 Friends and 1 Methodist church. It has 4 stores, cap. $14,000; 2 sch. 95 scholars. Pop. 1,854.

Upper Providence, t., Delaware co., Pa., 13 w. Philadelphia. The surface is rolling; soil, loam. Crum cr. runs on its e. and Ridley cr. on its w. boundary. It has 2 grist m., 1 saw m., 2 sch. 75 scholars. Pop. 780.

Upper Providence, t., Montgomery co., Pa. The surface is hilly; soil, red shale and gravelly loam. Schuylkill r. runs on its s. w. boundary. Drained by Perkiomen and Mingo creeks. It has 6 stores, cap. $11,300; 1 tannery, 2 flouring m., 5 grist m., 4 saw m. Capital in manufactures $28,398. 1 academy. Pop. 2,244.

Upper Red Hook, p-v., Redhook t., Dutchess co., N. Y., 46 s. Albany, 324 W. It is called Tivoli. Situated on the e. bank of Hudson r., and contains 2 churches, 3 stores, 2 grist m., 2 saw m., 1 cloth fac, 50 dwellings, and about 300 inhabitants. A steam ferry boat here crosses Hudson r. to Saugerties.

Upper Sandusky, p-v., Crawford co., O., 63 n. Columbus, 426 W. Situated on the w. side of Sandusky r., 60 ms. from its mouth. It is the seat of an Indian agency. Upper Salford, t., Montgomery co., Pa., 10 n. n. w. Norristown. The surface is level; soil, red shale and loam. Drained by Perkiomen and Rich Valley creeks. It has 2 stores, cap. $4,500; 1 fulling m., 1 tannery, 2 potteries, 6 grist tn., 7 saw m., 7 oil m. Capital in manufac. $3,600; 6 sch. 275 scholars. Pop. 1,301.

Upper Saucon, t., Lehigh co., Pa., 6 s. e. Northampton. The surface is diversified with mountains and valleys; soil, in the valleys, calcareous loam. Drained by Saucon cr., a branch of Lehigh r. A v. near the s. e. boundary contains a church, and there is another church in the n. e. part. Iron ore is found in South Mountain, which occupies its n. part. It has 7 Stores, cap. $24,500; 2 tanneries, 4 grist m., 8 saw m., 1 oil m. Cap. in manufac. $12,650. 4 sch. 130 scholars. Pop. 2,072.

Upper St. Clair, t., Alleghany co., Pa. The surface is hilly; soil, loam. Drained by Chartier's cr. It has 1 fulling m., 1 woolen fac, 2 tanneries, 1 distillery, 4 flouring m., 2 grist m., 5 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $23,700. 1 acad. 12 students, 11 sch. 360 scholars. Pop. 2,302.

Upper Stillwater, p-v., Orono t., Penobscot co., Me. The falls in the Penobscot r. here afford great water power.

Upper Strasburgh, p-v., Letterkenny t., Franklin co., Pa., 10 n. w. Chambersburg, 51 w. s. w. Harrisburg, 99 W. Situated in a fork of Hevren's branch of Conedogwinit cr.

Upper Swatara, t., Dauphin co., Pa. The surface is various; soil, gravelly. Drained by Swatara cr. It has 1 woolen fac, 1 tannery, 1 distillery, 1 brewery, 1 pottery, 3 flouring ra. Cap. in manufac. $13,725. Pop. 1,205.

Upper Tract, p-o., Pendleton co., Va., 182 n. w. by w. Richmond, 182 W.

Upper Tulpehocken, t., Berks co., Pa. The surface is diversified; soil, a productive calcareous loam and gravel. Drained by Northkill and Little Northkill creeks, tributaries of Tulpehocken creek. The Union canal follows the latter stream along the s. boundary of the t. It contains a church, common to Presbyterians and Lutherans. It has 5 stores, cap. $22,000; 1 woolen fac, 1 forge, 2 tanneries, 1 pottery, 5 flouring m., 6 grist m., 5 saw m. Capital in manufac. $6,820. Pop. 2,941.

Upper Tygart, p-o., Carter co., Ky. 109 e. Frankfort, 451 W.

Upperville, p-v., Fauquier co., Va., 129 n. by w. Richmond, 55 W. It contains 4 churches, 1 Baptist, 1 Methodist, 1 Episcopal, and 1 free to all denominations, an academy, 3 stores, 64 dwellings, and about 350 inhabitants.

Upper Yarmouth, p-v., North Yarmouth t, Cumberland co., Me., 47 s. w. Augusta, 562 W.

Upson, County, Ga. Situated a little s. w. of the centre of the state, and contains 225 sq. ms. Flint r. runs on its s. w. border, by branches of which it is drained. Capital, Thomaston. There were in 1840, neat cattle 5,595, sheep 1,791, swine 17,846; wheat 29,333 bush, produced, Ind. corn 221,340, oats 10,058, potatoes 8,139, cotton 6,477,334 pounds; 12 stores, cap. $62,170; 2 cotton fac. 1,720 sp., 7 distilleries, 4 flouring m., 12 grist m., 5 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $101,635. 6 acad. 303 students, 7 sch. 171 scholars. Pop whites 5,536, slaves 3,868, free col'd 4; total, 9,408.

Upsonville, p-v., Susquehanna co., Pa., 180 n. n. e. Harrisburg, 293 W.

Upton, p-t., Worcester co., Mass., 35 w. s. w, Boston, 410 W. The surface is various; soil, generally fertile. Drained by West r., a tributary of Blackstone r. Incorporated in 1735. The v. contains a Congregational church, and about 50 dwellings. The t. contains also a Baptist and an Episcopal church. It has 3 stores, cap. $12,000; 1 fulling m., 1 woolen fac, 3 grist m., 6 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $37,900. Pop. 1,466.

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Upton, p-o., Franklin co., Pa., 60 w. s w. Harrisburg, 83 W.

Urbanna, p-t., Steuben co., N. Y., 211 w. by s. Albany, 307 W. The surface is uneven; soil, clay loam, and generally fertile. Watered by the s. portion of Crooked Lake and by small streams flowing into it. It contains a convenient landing place, at the s. end of the lake. It has 9 stores, cap. $32,500; 2 fulling m., 1 woolen fac, 2 tanneries, 1 flouring m., 2 grist m., 7 saw m. Cap. in manufac. $12,450. 2 acad. 60 students, 12 sch. 650 scholars. Pop. 1,884.

Urbanna, p-v. Frederick co., Md., 76 N. w. Annapolis, 36 W.

Urbanna, p-v., capital of Middlesex co., Va., 84 e. by n. Richmond, 146 W. Situated on the s. w. side of Rappahannock r., near the mouth of Urbanna cr. It contains a court house, jail, 4 stores, 10 dwellings, and about 175 inhabitants.

Urbanna, p-t., capital of Champaign co., O., 46 w. by N. Columbus, 439 W. The v. contains a court house, jail, a market house, a Methodist church, 9 stores, and 1,070. inhabitants. There are in the t. 10 stores, 1 fulling m., 1 woolen fac, 2 tanneries, 1 printing office. Cap. in manufac. $1,000. Pop. 1,336.

Urbanna, p-v., capital of Champaign co., 111., 92 k. n. e. Springfield, 691 W. Situated on the s. side of the Salt fork of Vermilion r., and contains a court house, jail, and about 30 dwellings.

Ursa, p-o., Adams co., Ill., 10 n. Quincy, 114 w. Springfield, 894 W. Situated in Bear Creek settlement.

Utica, city, Oneida co., N. Y., is on the s. side of the Mohawk r., in 43° 10'N.lat., 74° ]3'w. Ion., 92 w. by n. Albany, 140 Rochester, 202 Buffalo, 76 Oswego, 388 W. Pop. 1820, 2,972; 1830, 8,32H; 1840, 12,782. The city stands on a beautifully inclined plane, rising s. from the Mohawk, the highest parts of which present fine prospects. The buildings, most of which are of brick, are good, and many of them splendid. The streets are neat and spacious, many of them 100 feet wide. It has 18 churches, 3 Presbyterian, 1 Dutch Reformed, 2 Episcopal, 4 Baptist, 3 Methodist, 2 Roman Catholic, 1 Universalist, 1 African, and 1 Friends meeting house. There is also an Exchange building. Besides numerous charitable institutions, there are in the city the County Medical Society, 2 incorporated academies, one for males and the other for females, a museum, the Utica Library, the Mechanics' Association, which supports popular lectures, and the Apprentices' Library. There are 4 banks, with an aggregate capital of $900,000, besides a bank for savings, and an insurance company, with a capital of $200,000, and a mutual insurance company. The State Lunatic Asylum is located here, about a mile w. of the centre of the city. The Erie Canal, here widened to 70 feet, and 7 feet deep, passes through the central part of the city, and is crossed by a number of elevated and elegant bridges. The Chenango canal connects this place with Binghamton, in Broome co. The great Western railroad from Albany passes through it. There are also fine roads in various directions, n. and s., on which numerous stages run. Utica is in the midst of a' rich and highly cultivated country, and as might be expected, possesses an extensive trade. A culvert has been completed within the city from the canal to the river, at an expense of $100,000. In 1791 there were here only 3 or 4 poor houses. Utica was incorporated as a village in 1798 and as a city in 1830. There were in 1840, in the city 2 commercial and 3 commission houses in foreign trade, cap. $58,000; 188 retail stores, cap. $1,678,595; 3 lumber yards, cap. $41,000; 5 furnaces, cap. $59,000; value of machinery manufactured $166,555; 6 tanneries, cap. $103,000; 2 breweries, 1 flouring m., 2 grist m., 2 saw m., 1 paper fac, 6 printing offices, 6 weekly newspaper.; 61 brick and stone, and 30 wooden houses, cost $253,000. Cap. in manufac $496,130. 10 acad. 670 students, 36 sch. 981 scholars.

Utica, p-o., Venango co., Pa., 218 w. n. w. Harrisburg, 292 W.

Utica, p-v., Washington t., Licking co., O., 51 e. by n. Columbus, 372 W. It contains 3 stores, 50 dwellings, and about 300 inhabitants.

Utica, p-v., Shelby t., Macomb co., Mich., 22 n. n. e. Detroit, 516 W. Situated on the e. bank of Clinton r., and contains 2 churches, 1 Presbyterian and 1 Methodist, an academy, 4 stores, 1 flouring m., 1 saw in., and 1 iron foundry.

Utica, p-v., Clarke co., Ia., 109 s. by e. Indianapolis, 597 W. Situated on the n. w. bank of Ohio r., and contains 3 stores, and about 300 inhabitants.

Utica, p-v., Hinds co., Miss., 38 w. Jackson, 1,048 W.

Utica, p-v., Livingston co., Mo., 167 n. w. Jefferson City, 1,059 W. Situated on the w. side of Grand r., 1 m. from the junction of the e. and w. forks, at the head of steamboat navigation, and contains about 100 inhabitants.

Utica Mills, p-o., Frederick co., Md., 84 n. w. Annapolis, 51 W.

Utoy, p-o., De Kalb co., Ga , 103 n. w. by w. Milledgeville, 689 W.

Uwchland, p-t., Chester co., Pa., 30 s. s. w. Philadelphia, 69 e. s. e. Harrisburg, 129 W. The surface is a gentle declivity; soil, sandy loam. Drained by Brandywine cr., which affords water power. It has a church near the centre; 3 stores, cap. $16,200; 1 fulling m., 1 woolen fac, 1 forge, 2 tanneries, 1 distillery, 1 pottery, 2 paper fac, 1 flouring m., 3 grist m., 4 saw m. Cap. in manufac $27,857. 7 sch. 210 scholars. Pop. 1,565.

Uxbridge, p-t., Worcester co., Mass., 33 s. w. Boston, 403 W. Watered by Mumford and West rivers, which afford water power. Blackstone r. and canal pass through it. Chartered in 1727. The v. at the centre contains 1 Congregational and 1 Unitarian church, and a number of dwellings. The t. contains iron ore, and a fine stone quarry; 4 stores, cap. $7,200; 12 fulling m., 5 woolen fac, 3 cotton fac. 5,500 sp., 1 tannery, 3 grist m., 7 saw m. Cap. in manufac $168,300. 2 acad. 42 students, 13 sch. 549 scholars. Pop. 2,004.

Uxbridge, p-o., Montgomery co., N. Y.

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Source: A Complete Descriptive And Statistical Gazetteer Of The United States Of America, By Daniel Haskel, A. M and J. Calvin Smith, Published By Sherman & Smith, 1843

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