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Know all men by these presents that I Robt. Bolling of Prince George County am holden and stand firmly bound unto the honourable William Gooch Esqe his majesties lieutenant governor and commander in chief of the colony and dominion of Virginia and to his successors in the sum of one thousand pounds to the payment of which I bind myself my heirs executors etc as witness my hand and seal this day of September one thousand seven hundred thirty and one Whereas the commissioners appointed for directing the building and setting the rents of the publick ware houses in the county of Prince George have met and by the authority to them given do appoint the following ware houses to be built at the point on Colo. Robt. Bollings land via one house forty by twenty in ye. body a close shed ten foot wide on the back side of the house with a door in the end of the shed and an eight foot shed in front under which are to be fixed six [prises?] and building ten feet square laid with plank for inspecting tobbo. on another shed at one end of the house to containe at least five hundred and twenty superficial feet, another house thirty feet by twenty in the body the house to have two or more doors in it as the inspecters shall direct both houses shingled upon clapboards as all so a convenient warf or landing such as a flat of twelve [hogsds.?]