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 ====== Meeks Ferry ====== ====== Meeks Ferry ======
 Although Edward Meeks owned the ferry in what is now [[Belleview]] for a short time, the name has persisted for 200 years. Although Edward Meeks owned the ferry in what is now [[Belleview]] for a short time, the name has persisted for 200 years.
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   * **2 Dec 1805** James Talbot and Jameson Hawkins paid 20 pounds for a license to "keep a ferry across the Ohio at the mouth of Willoughby Creek.   * **2 Dec 1805** James Talbot and Jameson Hawkins paid 20 pounds for a license to "keep a ferry across the Ohio at the mouth of Willoughby Creek.
   * **ND** James Talbot and Thomas Noble paid $1000 for a license to "​operate a ferry from land of James Talbot in Boone County across river to opposite shore."​   * **ND** James Talbot and Thomas Noble paid $1000 for a license to "​operate a ferry from land of James Talbot in Boone County across river to opposite shore."​
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