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Snapshots

  1. Curtain pulled back

    Snapshot Title: Curtain pulled back
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    Is someone in there?



  2. Vent on top of toll house

    Snapshot Title: Vent on top of toll house
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    Lets hot air escape from the attic.



  3. Rates of Toll

    Snapshot Title: Rates of Toll
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    Horse and rider only 4 cents!



  4. Award in window

    Snapshot Title: Award in window
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    May 19, 1996. Presented to the Fayette County Historical Society at the Searight Toll House.



  5. Toll Schedule

    Snapshot Title: Toll Schedule
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    Chariot, Coach, Coachee, Stage, Phaeton or Chaise with two horses and four wheels: 12 cents.

    Horse in addition: 3 cents.



  6. Searight's Tollhouse

    Snapshot Title: Searight's Tollhouse
    Taken by: Dan Holland

    Image: Searight's Tollhouse on National Road (US 40) 6-26-09
    Image Owner: Dan Holland



    Description:

    Erected by Pennsylvania, 1835, to collect tolls on the old National Road. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.