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“ ted to enter into a Recognizance for Sir Thomas Gibson After some Time, the House was resumed:
And the Lord Walfingham reported from the Com
mittee, “ That they had gone through the Bill, and diIt is Ordered, That the said James Campbell may “rected him to report the same to the House, without enter into a Recognizance for the faid Appellant, as
any Amendment.” desired.
The House (according to Order) was adjourned dur- Espiring Carmichael Upon reading the Petition of the Reverend John Car- ing Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, Laws perpe: againft Scott michael, Presentee of the Parish of Kinloch, in the County intituled, “ An Act to make perpetual several Laws re
tuating Bill: and Banner- of Perth, Appellant in a Cause depending in this House, “ lating to the Encouragement of the Silk Manufactures;
to which James Scott Esquire, and Lieutenant Colonel to the allowing the Importation of Rape Seed, and
“ of middling British Rape Seed shall be above a certain
as Commissioners of Teinds, in a Cause lately depend “ ing and making perpetual several Laws relating to the “ ing before them, in which the Petitioner was a Party; “ preventing the clandestine Running of Goods, and " that all the Petitioner's Prospects in Life are involved “ the Danger of Infection thereby; and to the allowing " in the said Judgments, and though the Petitioner has “ the Importation of Seal Skins cured with foreign Salt, great Reason to hope that the same would be reversed
6 free of Duty."
After some Time, the House was resumed:
And the Lord Walsingham reported from the Com-
any Amendment. '
The House being informed, “ That Mr. Alcock, from Disposition of
Grants, Ac6i and to assign for his Counsel Mr. Francis Jeffrey and “ the Treasury, attended;"
count deli “ Mr. Francis Horner; and for his Solicitor, John He was called in; and delivered at the Bar, pursuant vered. Richardson :"
· to the Directions of an Act of Parliament; It is ORDERED, That the Petitioner be at Liberty to
“ An Account, shewing how the Monies given for prosecute his said Appeal in forma pauperis in this House,
“ the Service of the Year 1808 have been disposed of, as desired.
“ distinguished under their several Heads, so far as re
lates to Great Britain.”
And then he withdrew;
ORDERED, That the said Account do lie on the
“ the Post Office, attended :"
livered, Marine Mu. The House (according to Order) was adjourned during
He was called in ; and delivered at the Bar, pursuant tiny Bill :
Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, inti- to the Directions of an Act of Parliament;
“ the Deputy Postmasters in Great Britain, on the 5th
July 1808, 10th October 1808, and 5th January 1809;
distinguishing their Names, land for what Places, and And the Lord Walsingham reported from the Com “ the Amount of their respective Disbursements and Al. mittee, “ That they had gone through the Bill, and di “ lowances, during the Quarters severally ended the “ rected him to report the same to the House, without “ 5th July 1808, 10th October 1808, and 5th January any Amendment.”
And also, “ An Account of the Total Amount of Ar-
ing Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, “ Office in Great Britain from 5th January 1774 to 5th
“ when, and the Amount and Dates of the Payments
« which have been made in Discharge thereof."
And then he withdrew.
ORDERED, That the said Accounts do lie on the
Expiring Laws continuing Bill:
The House (according to Order) was adjourned dur The House being informed, “ That Mr. Young, from Trade and ing Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, “ the Custom Houfe, attended :"
Accounts de intituled, “ An Ad for continuing, until the Twenty“ fifth Day of March One thousand eight hundred and the Directions of an Act of Parliament;
He was called in; and delivered at the Bar, pursuant to livered. “ fourteen, several Acts for the free Importation of “ Cochineal and Indigo; and until the Twenty-fifth Day
“ An Account of the Number of Vefsels, with the “ of March One thousand eight hundred and nineteen, “ Amount of their Tonnage, and the Number of Men “ an Act of the Forty-sixth Year of His present Majesty, “ and Boys usually employed in navigating the same, “ to permit the Exportation of Wool from the British “ which belonged to the several Ports of the British Em. « Plantations in America."
pire, in the Years 1806, 1807, and 1808; distinguish
“ ing Great Britain, Ireland, the British Plantations in “ Mooring Chains, &c. in the River Thames, from the
66 ber 1868 inclusive."
(including their repeated Voyages), which entered in “ of Money out of the Consolidated Fund, to be applied
distinguishing each Year, and British from Foreign. Also, “ An' Account of Money received and paid by
And also, « An Account of the Number of Vefsels, “the Chamberlain of the City of London, in pursuance of “ with the Amount of their Tonnage, which have been an A&t for making a Street or Opening from Moor“ annually built and registered in the several Ports of fields, opposite Chiswell Street, towards the East into “ the British Empire (except Ireland), between 5th Ja Bishop/gate Street, &c. from the 29th Day of Septemnuary 1806, and gth January 1809."
“ ber 1807 exclusive, to the 29th Day of September 1808
Also, “ An Account of Money received and paid by
“ an Ac for rendering more commodious and for
“ better regulating the Port of London, from the 31st Table.
“ of December 1807 exclusive, to the 31st of December ORDERED, That the said Accounts be printed. " 1808 inclusive."
Also, “ An Account of Money received and paid by Attornies A Message was brought from the House of Commons, " the Chamberlain of the City of London, in pursuance Ad to amend, by Sir William Lemon and others :
“ of an A& for establishing a free Market in the City Bill.
With a Bill, intituled, “ An Act to enable the Clerks “ of London for the Sale of Coals, from the 31st of De.
Also, “ An Account of Money received and paid by
“ the Chamberlain of the City of London, for lighting, The said Bill was read the first Time.
“ watching, cleansing, and repairing Blackfriars Bridge,
“ from the 29th of September 1807 exclusive, to the Barton Turf A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
29th of September 1808 inclusive." Enclosure by Mr. Patterson and others :
And also, “ A Statement of Money received and
“ paid by the Chamberlain of the City of London,
And then he withdrew.
And the Titles thereof, being read by the Clerk ;
ORDERED, That the faid Accounts do lie on the
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Lowndes and Morrison
Order ; and therefore praying their Lordships, That
It is ORDERED, That the Petitioner do forthwith Writ of
enter a Non-pros on the said Writ of Error, as desired, Error non Alfo, “ An Account of Money received and paid by and that the Record be remitted to the Court of King's proped with " the Chamberlain of the City of London, in pursuance Bench, to the end Execution may be had upon the “ of an Act for enabling the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Judgment given by that Court, as if no such Writ of “ Commons of the City of London, to purchase the pre- Error had been brought into this House: And further, “ sent Tolls and Duties payable for navigating upon the That the Plaintiff in Error do pay, or cause to be paid to « River Thames, from the 29th of September 1807 ex
the Defendant in Error, the Sum of Forty Pounds for
Also, “ An Account of Money received and paid by the said Judgment.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamen- Adjourn.
fimum tertium diem instantis Martii, horă undecimâ Also, “ An Account of Money received and paid by Aurorx, Dominis sic decernentibus.
the Chamberlain of the City of London, in parsuance of
making a more commodious Street or Passage at Snow
Allo, “ An Account of Money received and paid by
IE Jovis, -23° Martii 1809.
Hodie 3* vice lecta er Billa, intituled, "An Ad for, Sheernels
“ amending so much of an A&t of the Forty-first Year Pier Bill: Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
“ of His present Majesty, for building and keeping in fuerunt:
Repair the Pier at Sheerness, in the Isle of Sheppey, in
“ the County of Kent, and for other Purposes therein Epus. Roffen. Dux CumBERLAND. Ds. Clifton.
" mentioned, as relates to the said Pier.”
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall
It was refolved in the Affirmative.
Hodie 3o vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A& for Horsham
" making and maintaining a Road from Horsham, to Road Bill : Comes Aboyne. Ds. Ailfa.
join the Turnpike Road leading to Guilford, with Comes Rosslyn.
“ Two Branches therefrom in the Counties of Sussex Comes Grey.
r and Surrey.”
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall
It was refolved in the Affirmative.
ponee of William Gordon deceased, in Links of Arduthie Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Boconnoc, against Tough. by Stonehaven, to the Appeal of Catherine Gordon, Spouse “ enclosing Lands in the Parishes of Boconnoc, Braddock, &c. Enclosure
Bill : of Waller Stewart, residing at Cairntown in the County “and Saint Winnow, in the County of Cornwall." of Kincardine, and her said Husband for his Interest,
The Question was put, “. Whether this Bill shall was this Day brought in.
It was resolved in the Affirmative. Playfair et al. After hearing Counsel further in the Cause wherein against Mac. the Reverend Doctor Playfair and others are Appeldonald et al.
And Meffages were, severally, sent to the House of Messages to lants, and the Reverend James Macdonald and others are
H. C. that Commons, by Mr. Ord and Mr. Thompson
the Lords Respondents :
To acquaint them, that the Lords have agreed to the have agreed
to the Seven It is ORDERED, That the further Hearing of the said faid Bills, without any Amendment.
preceding Cause be put off to Tuesday next.
Bills. Hodie 2a vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled,
6 An Act for NewfoundMarine Mu Hodie z' vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, An Act for
“ establishing Courts of Judicature in the Island of New- land Judicatiny Bill : “ the Regulation of His Majesty's Royal Marine Forces,
“ foundland, and the Isands adjacent; and for re- ture Bill. < while on Shore."
“ annexing Part of the Coast of Labrador, and the
“ Islands lying on the said Coast, to the Government of
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House.
" allowing the Importation and Exportation of certain upon the said Bill To-morrow.
Hodie 24 vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act to Attornies
s in the Court of King's Bench, to be admitted as AtIt was resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com-
ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
Hodie q* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A&t for Clergy Or“ fixth Year of His present Majesty, to permit the Ex
“ establishing and well governing the charitable Institu- pharis Bill. “portation of Wool from the British Plantations in s tion, called,“ The Society of Stewards and Subscribers America."
“ for maintaining and educating poor Orphans of Clergy:
men, until of Age to be put Apprentice," and for in-
“ corporating such Society, and for more effeclually
“ enabling them to carry on their charitable and useful It was resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.
couragement of the Silk Manufactures, to the allow ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
for a Bill : “ in His Majesty's Plantations in Americu; and for Blackwood Esquire, of Pitreavie, in the County of Fife, “ amending and making perpetual several Laws re and others, praying Leave to bring in a Private Bill, “lating to the preventing the clandestine Running of for the Purpofes therein mentioned : “ Goods, and the Danger of Infection thereby; and
It is ORDERED, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill, “ to the allowing the Importation of Seal Skins cured pursuant to the faid Petition and Report. “ with foreign Salt, free of Duty.” The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall Hodie 1vice lecla est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Bill read,
“ empowering the Judges of the Court of Session in It was resolved in the Affirmative.
• Scotland, to sell such Parts of the entailed Estate of Vol. XLVII.
“ Pitreavie, in the Parish of Dunfermline and County of “ fioners for making Roads and building Bridges in the Scots Roado Fife, in Scotland, now belonging to Shovel Blackwood
and Bridges Highlands of Scotland."
ordered. Esquire, as shall be sufficient for Payment of the “ Debts affecting the same.”
be present this Session, and are not named of the Com. Small Debts Wyllie against Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of William mittee, to whom the Bill, intituled, “. An Act for the Bill
. Grithth, Wyllie Junior, Merchant, late in Kilmarnock, now in
“ more easy and fpeedy Recovery of Small Debts,
“ within the Hundreds of Reigate, Wotton, and Tan-
a Committee upon the Bill, rican Ficha
The House (according to Order) was adjourned dur North Ame. may be reversed, varied, or altered; or that the Ap- intituled, “pellant may have such other Relief in the Premises,
An A& for allowing until the Twenty-fifth Bounties Bill. “ as to this House, in their Lordships great Wisdom,
“ Day of March One thousand eight hundrey and ten,
“ the Importation of certain Fish from Parts of the
“ Coast of His Majesty's North American Colonies ;
After some Time, the House was resumed :
ORDERED, That it be an Instru&ion to the Com- Roxburghe
struction to Donegall and
“ the younger is Appellant, and George Auguftus Mar- one or more Counsel, as the Committee may chink
quis of Donegall and Edward May are Respondents proper, upon the Matters of the Petition of Brigadier
ex parte, the Respondents not having put in their An: General Walter Ker, lately referred by His Majesty to
It is ORDERED, That this House will hear the said the Matters of the said Petition, or such of them as shall
desirous fo to be heard : 'And further, in like Manner
to hear Counsel upon the Question, what is in Law Geddes The House being moved, “ That a Day
“ That a Day may be ap- the true Intent and Meaning of the Words and who are
a pointed for hearing the Cause, wherein Jolin Geddes the Persons in Law, to be considered as described by the
1648, contained in the following Words; “ And qlkis
« visiouns, Restrictiones, and Conditiounes abovewr'en, for Causes, after those already appointed.
" the Riht of the said Estait shall pertene and belang to
“ the eldest Dochter of the said Ümq Hary Lord Ker Craven's PC Upon reading the Petition of the Honourable Henry
6 w'hout Divisioun and y' Airis Maill, she always maretition to
Augustus Berkeley Craven ; setting forth, “ That the “ ing or being married to ane Gentilman of Hono' and
“ lawful discent, wha shall performe the Conditiounes
“ above and underw'n Quilks, all falzeing and y' fds
Aires Maill, to our nearest and lawful Aires Maill “ Chief Justice of the Court of Common Pleas, and
“ q'r Sumvir." “ Mr. Justice Bayley ; that on applying to the said
Judges, for an Appointment for the Agents and Wit Upon reading the Petition of the Debtors confined Dublin “ nefles to attend them on the said Petition, they were in the Four Courts Marshalsea in the City of Dublin, Debtors Pea “ informed, that the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of in that Part of the United Kingdom called Ireland; “ Common Pleas had set out for Bath, and was not ex- complaining of their Distress, and praying Relief : “pected to return to London, till after the Time limited
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition do lie on the by this House for receiving Judges Reports will be
Table. “ expired ;” and therefore praying, « That their “ Lordships will be pleased to refer his faid Petition ORDERED, That the said Petition be referred to the Referred to “ to the Confideration of the Lord Chief Baron of the Committee appointed to enquire into the present State of Cummittee
respecting “ Court of Exchequer, and Mr. Justice Heath; or that the Practice of Imprisonment for Civil Debt, and con
Imprisonment “ their Lordships will be pleased to make such other sequences thereof. “ Order in the Premises as to their Lordships shall seemn
Debt. “ meet :"
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamen- Adjoum. It is ORDERED, That the Confideration of the said tum continuandum efie usque ad et in diem Veneris vicesiPetition be, and is hereby referred to the Lord Chief mum quartum diem instantis Martii, horâ undecimâ Baron of the Court of Exchequer, and Mr. Justice Heath, Auroræ, Dominis fic decernentibus. who are forthwith to summon all parties concerned in the Bill; and, after hearing them, are to report to the House the State of the Cafe, with their Opinion thereupon, under their Hands; and whether all Parties, who may be concerned in the Consequences of the Bill, have signed the Petition ; and also, that the Judges, having
perused the Bill, do sign the same. Proceedings Ordered, That the proper Officer do lay before this of Commit.
House, “ A Report of the Proceedings of the Commisfioners of
IE Veneris, 24° Martii 1809.
“ million to be issued under the Great Seal, and thereby D'
“ given His Royal Aflent to divers Acts, which have been Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes agreed upon by both Houses of Parliament, the Titles fuerunt :
“ whereof are particularly mentioned; and by the said
" Commission hath commanded us to declare and notify Archiep. Ebor. Dux CUMBERLAND. Ds. Hastings.
“ His Royal Assent to the said several Acts, in the PreArchiep. Tuamen.
Ds. St. John of Bletsoe. « fence of you, the Lords and Commons, assembled for Ds. Eldon; Cancella
Ds. Clifton. Epus. Carliol. rius.
“ that Purpose ; which Commission you will now hear
Ds. Ashburnharr. " read.” Epus. Bangor.
Then the said Commission was read by the Clerk, aś Epus. Sarum.
follows ; (videlicet)
“ GEORGE R.
Ds. Walsingham. “ GEORGE the Third, by the Grace of God, of the Dux Norfolk, Mares- Ds Eliot.
“ United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King, callus. Ds. Bulkeley.
“ Defender of the Faith : To Our right trusty and right March. Stafford.
Ds. Boringdon. “ well-beloved the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and
" to Our trusty and well-beloved the Knights, Citizens,
" and Burgesses, and the Commissioners for Shires Ds. Grenville.
“ and Burghs of the House of Commons, in this Comes Aylesford, Ds. Douglas of Loch Ćc present Parliament assembled, Greeting : Whereas Senescallus. leven.
“ We have seen and perfe&tly understood divers and Comes Pembroke & Ds. Auckland.
fundry Ads, agreed and accorded on by you Our Montgomery.
Ds. Mulgrave. “ loving Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal,
“ assembled, and endorsed by you, as hath been ac-
“ hereafter do particularly ensue ; (that is to say), Comes Albemarle Ds. Bayning
“ An A& for granting Annuities, to discharge certain Comes Jersey. Ds. Bolton,
“ Exchequer Bills. '« An Act for the Regulation Comes Kellie. Ds. Loftus.
“ of His Majesty's Royal Marine Forces, while on Comes Selkirk.
Ds. St. Helen's. - Shore.” “'An Act for allowing the Importation and
“ Exportation of certain Ğoods and Commodities into
from the Port of Falmouth, in the Island of Jamaica.” Comes Cowper.
Ds. Ellenborough. “ An Act to allow the Importation of Rum and other
" Spirits from the Island of Bermuda into the Province of
“ Lower Canada, without Payment of Duty, on the Comes Egremont.
Ds. Ponsonby of Imo 6 fame Terms and Conditions as such Importation may Comes Fortescue.
“ be made directly from His Majesty's Sugar Colonies Comes Digby.
“ in the West Indies." “ An Act to authorize His Comes Liverpool.
Majesty, during the present War, to make Regulations Comes Charlemont.
“ respecting the Trade and Commerce to and from the Comes Glandore.
“ Cape of Good Hope."
” “ An Ad for continuing, until Comes Erne.
“ the Twenty-fifth Day of March One thousand eight Comes Rosslyn.
“ hundred and fourteen, several Acts for the free ImComes Limerick.
“ portation of Cochineal and Indigo ; and until the Comes Clancarty.
“ Twenty-fifth Day of March One thousand eight hunComnes Powis.
“ dred and nineteen, an Act of the Forty-sixth Year of Comes Normanton.
“ His present Majesty, to permit the Exportation of Comes Charleville.
“ Wool from the British Plantations in America." " An Comes Grey.
“ Act to make perpetual several Laws relating to the
“ Encouragement of the Silk Manufactures; to the Viscount Wentworth.
" allowing the Importation of Rape Seed and other Viscount Sidmouth.
“ Seeds used for extracting Oil, whenever the Prices
“ of middling British Rape Seed shall be above a certain PRAYERS.
“ Limit; to the encouraging the Growth of Coffee in Bills passed The Lord Chancellor acquainted the House, “ That
“. His Majesty's Plantations in America ; and for amend. by Commis“ His Majesty had been pleased to issue a Commission to
ing and making perpetual several Laws relating to fon, " several Lords therein named, for declaring His Royal
“ the preventing the clandestine Running of Goods, and “ Assent to several Acts agreed upon by both Houses of
“ the Danger of Infection thereby; and to the allowing « Parliament.”
o the Importation of Seal Skins cured with Foreign
“ Salt, free of Duty.” “ An Act for amending so much The House was adjourned during Pleasure.
“ of an Ad, of the Forty-first Year of His present MaThe House was resumed.
jesty, for building and keeping in Repair the Pier at Then Three of the Lords Commissioners, being in “ Sheerness, in the Ye of Sheppy, in the County of Kent, their Robes, and feated on a Form placed between the
" and for other Purposes therein mentioned, as relates to Throne and the Woolfack, the Lord Chancellor in the
" the said Pier.” “An Act to continue the Term and Middle, with the Lord Steward on his Right Hand, and
“ alter the Powers of an Act of His present Majesty, for the Lord Walsingham on his Lefi, commanded the “ repairing the Road from the Township of Saltney, in the Yeoman Usher of the Black Rod to signify to the “ County of Flint, to the Town of Flint." “ An Act for Commons, “ The Lords Commissioners delire their making and maintaining a Road from Horsham, to join « inmediate Attendance in this House, to hear the Com. “ the Turnpike Road leading to Guilford, with two “ million read.”
“ Branches therefrom, in the Counties of Sussex and Who being come, with their Speaker ;
“ Surrey." An Act for enclosing Lands in the Parishes of
6 Boconnoc, Braddock, and Saint Winnow, in the County of The Lord Chancellor said,
“ Cornwall.” “ An Act for enclosing Lands in the Parish “ My Lords, and Gentlemen of the House of “ of Barton Turf, in the County of Norfolk.” “ An A& « Commons,
“ for naturalizing Peter Urbanus Sartoris.” “ An Act " His Majesty, not thinking fit to be perfonally present “ for naturalizing Rudolph Ackermann.
." And albeit the 5. here at this Time, has been pleased to cause a Com “ faid Aas, by you Our faid Subjects, the Lords and