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* Protection or Support from her Husband, was the “ vation of Mrs. Barber's, respecting seeing the Marks
“ most defolate and wretched of all Situations, and then on the Gown next Morning."
“ she in her Letter exclaims, I wonder Fox was not exa-

Q. “ Relate, as nearly as you can, what were the « mined.”

“ Directions you received from Mr. Curry as to the En(Question by a Lord) “ What is the Date of that quiry you were to make of Mrs. Barber?« Letter?"

Ā. « 'Whether she, Mrs. Barber, observed any Thing A. “ I do not know, but it was very quickly after“ upon Mrs. Powlett's Linen after her Return from “ the Business at Winchester in the Consistory Court. Winchester.“ I will now go on with the Letter; for Mrs. Powlett

Q. “ As nearly as you can recollect, those were pre“ writes, The, the Maid, must remember that on the

“ cisely the Expressions ?” Night Colonel Powlett discovered the Transaction at

A. “ They were ; except that I was directed by Winchester, I entreated her not to betray me.' The

" Mr. Curry to proceed with great Caution.” “ latter Expression I recollect fully. I have rather given the Purport of the Letter than the exact Terms,

The Witness was directed to withdraw. “ because I cannot recollect them.”

The Counsel were directed to withdraw. Q. “ You had been very intimate both with Mr. and ORDERED, That the further Consideration of the faid " Mrs. Powlett?"

Bill be put off till To-morrow. A.“ I had.''

Q. “ Do you believe that after the Time Mrs. Powlett Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamen- Adjourna “ left Southampton there had been any Communication, tum continuandum effe usque ad et in diem Veneris, “ Correspondence, or Intercourse between them?" vicesimum sextum diem instantis Maï, horâ undecimâ

A. ". In my own Mind I am persuaded certainly Auroræ, Dominis fic decernentibus. 66 not.”

Q. “ Have you any Reason to believe that Colonel Powlett knew of Mrs. Powlett's intending to write this « Letter before it was written, or knew it was intended

IE Veneris, 26° Maii 1809.
S to be sent ?”
A. “ I believe certainly not."

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Q. “ It was written to you as her Friend ?"

fuerunt:

D'

66 It was.”

Q. “ Not procured by the Means of Colonel Powlett, Archiep. Cantuar. as far as your Knowledge goes ?”

Archiep. Tuamen. A. “ I believe most certainly not.”

Epus. Elien. (Examined by the Lords.)

Epus. Hereford.

Epus. Cicestrien. Q. “ Was this Letter received by you before or after Epus. Bangor. “ the Allizes at Winchester ?

Epus. Roffen. A, “ After the Sentence in the Ecclesiastical Court Epus. Exon. 66 at Winchester.

Epus. Sarum. Q. “ Was that before or after the Allizes?”

Epus. Fernen, &c. A. “ I do not recollect.”

Epus. Cloynen. Q. “ Had you any conversation with this Woman 6 herself?"

A. “ I do not recollect I ever saw her, or communi« cated with her till about Ten Minutes ago, in the

Lobby here."

Q. “. Did you suggest to Mr. Curry that it would be “ right to question this Woman about her Mistress's « Linen, or Gown, or any Thing of that Sort?”

A. “ To the best of my Recollection, I have already “ stated all that paffed between Mr. Curry and me.

Upon further Recollection, I am sure I have. May I o add, because the Groundwork I thought of Mrs. . Powlett to go on was, the Assertion of Mrs. Powlett, “, that she had delired the Maid not to betray her.”

Q.“ How soon after you received this Letter, did you speak to Mr. Curry on the Subject ?”

A. “ As far as I can recollect, the Morning I re66 ceived the Letter. Our Poft comes in about Nine 66 o'clock."

Dux CUMBERLAND. Ds. St. John of Bletfoe.
Dux GLOUCESTER. Ds. Dutton.

Ds. Scarsdale.
Ds. Eldon, Cancel.

Ds. Bolton. larius.

Ds. Brownlow,
Comes Camden, Ds. Harrowby.
Præses.

Ds. Dynevor:
Comes Westmorland, Ds. Bagot.

Ds. Walsingham.
C.P.S.

Ds. Eliot, Dux Norfolk, Mares. Ds. Sommers. callus.

Ds. Boringdon.

Ds. Mulgrave. March. Winchester.

Ds. Bradford.
Comes Aylesford,

Ds. Dundas.
Senescallus.

Ds. Rolle.

Ds. Bayning.
Comes Pembroke &

Ds. Loftus.
Montgomery. Ds. Carysfort.

Ds. St. Helens.
Comes Suffolk &

Ds. Keitb.
Berkshire.
Comes Bridgewater.

Ds. Redesdale.

Ds. Arden.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Berkeley.

Ds. Erskine.

Ds. Ailfa.
Comes Albemarle.
Comes Selkirk,
Comes Aboyne.
Comes Aberdeen.
Comes Stanhope.
Comes Macclesfield.
Comes Pomfret.
Comes Buckingham-

shire.
Comes Fitzwilliam.
Comes Egremont.
Comes Radnor.
Comes Bathurst.
Comes Talbot.
Comes Grosvenor.
Comes Mount Edg-

cumbe.
Comes Mansfield.
Comes Liverpool.
Comes Longford.
Comes Londonderry.
Comes Rosslyn,
Comes Wilton.

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The Witness was directed to withdraw,

The Counsel for the Petitioner informed the House, « That Thomas Gillingham wished to explain a Part of « his Evidence."

Whereupon, Thomas Gillingham was again called in, and examined as follows:

Q. " What did you wish to explain in the Evidence you have given ?"

A. “ I am fearful their Lordships understood me to " say, that Mr. Curry gave me Directions to enquire 6c of Mrs. Barber respecting her Gown and Linen, “ whereas I meant her Linen only. It was an Obser

Comes Limerick.

" of Doctor Robert Arnot, Professor of Theology in Saint Comes Clancarty.

Mary's College, and Rector of the University of Saint Comes Powis.

Andrews; Doctor James Playfair, Principal of the Comes Nelson.

“ United College ; Doctor John Hunter, Professor of Comes Charleville.

“ Humanity ; Doctor John Adanfon, Professor of Civil Comes Lonsdale.

“ History, in the said United College; and Doctor John Viscount Sydney.

" Trotter, Professor of Ecclesiastical History in Saint Viscount Sidmouth.

Mary's College, all in the University of Saint An

drews; complaining of Three Interlocutors of the PRAYERS.

" Lord Ordinary in Scotland of the 3d of July 1804,

" the ist of February 1806,and the 19th of March 1807; Playfair et al. The House (according to Order) proceeded to take

" and also of Three Interlocutors of the Lords of Session against Mac- into further Confideration the Cause wherein the Reverend “ there, of the 11th of July 1804, the 21st of January, donald et al. Doctor Playfair and others are Appellants, and the

6 and the 10th of February 1807; and praying That Reverend James Macdonald and others are Respon “ the same might be reversed, varied, or altered, or that dents :

" the Appellants might have such other Relief in the And Consideration being had thereof accordingly;

« Premises as to this House in their Lordships great

“ Wisdom should seem meet : As also upon the Answer The following Order and Judgment was made :

“ of the Reverend Doctor George Hill, Principal of “ After hearing Counsel as well on Tuesday the 21st as Saint Mary's College; Mr. Nicolas Vilant, Professor of

Thursday the 23d and Tuesday the 28th Days of March “ Mathematics; Mr. John Cook,Professor of Moral Philo. “ last, upon the Petition and Appeal of the Reverend sophy; the Reverend Henry David Hill, Profeffor of

Doctor Playfair, Principal of the United College of “ Greek, all of the United College of Saint Andrews; the Saint Andrews, Doctor Hunter, Professor of Humanity,

" Reverend John Cook, Profeffor of Hebrew in Saint
“ Mr. James Hunter, Professor of Rhetoric and Logic, Mary's College, and Doctor James and Doctor John
“ and Doctor John Adamson, Professor of Civil History in " Flints, Joint Professors of Medicine, all in the Univer-
“ the said College, complaining of Two Interlocutors of sity of Saint Andrews, put in to the said Appeal; and

the Lord Ordinary in Scotland of the 25th Day of Fe “ due Consideration had this Day of what was offered
bruary 1805; and also of an Interlocutor of the Lords on either Side in this Cause :
“ of Session there of the 21st, and signed the 22d Day of

January 1807 ; and praying, That the same might “ The Lords Spiritual and Temporal, in Parliament judgment. o be reversed, varied, or altered, or that the Appellants

“ assembled, find, That the Election of Doctors James 6 might have such other Relief in the Premises as to

“ and John Flint was illegal and void, and that their of this House, in their Lordships great Wisdom, should

“ Presentation and Induction ought to be set aside and « seem meet : As also upon the Answer of the Reverend “ reduced ; and it is therefore Ordered and Adjudged, s James Macdonald, Minister of Kemback; Mr. Nicolas

“ that with this Finding, the Cause be remitted back to os Vilant, Professor of Mathematics in the United College

" the Court of Session in Scotland, to review the Inter-
of of St. Salvator and St. Leonard, St. Andrews; Mr. - locutors complained of, and to proceed as to the said
6 John Cook, Professor of Moral Philosophy; Doctor

« Court shall seem meet.
. James and Doctor John Flints, Joint Professors of
• Medicine ; and the Reverend Henry David Hill, Pro-

After hearing Counsel further in the Cause wherein Frank against
is fessor of Greek, all in the said College, put in to the faid William Daniel Arthur Frank is Appellant, and James Franks.
“Appeal ; and due Confideration had this Day of what Frank and William Frank are Respondents:
or was offered on either Side in this Cause :

It is ORDERED, That the further Hearing of the said Judgment. “It is ORDERED and Adjudged by the Lords Spiritual Cause be put off to Wednesday next.

and Temporal, in Parliament assembled, That the Find*6 ing in the Interlocutor of the 21st of January 1807,

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Glass Duties

Bill. " that the Principal of the United College of St. Salvator by Mr.Wharton and others : " and St.Leonard of St. Andrews is not entitled to give With a Bill, intituled, “ An A& for repealing the “ Two Votes, but only a casting Vote in case of Equality; « Duties on the Materials used in making Spread Win. " and the Finding that the Reverend James Macdonald “ dow Glass and Crown Glass, and for granting other was duly and legally elected Professor of Natural Phi.

“ Duties in lieu thereof; and for the better Collection “ lofophy, in the Place of the deceased Doctor John

“ of the said Duties;" to which they desire the ConcurRotherham, be, and the same are hereby reversed : rence of this House. “ And the Lords find, That the said Principal is “ entitled to give an original Vote, and also a casting A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Loan Bill. “ Vote in case of Equality: And further find, That by Mr. Wharton and others : “ the Principal having in this case given an original “ and casting Vote in Favour of Mr. Thomas Jackson, it is

With a Bill, intituled, “ An Act for raising the Sum « unnecessary to determine whether the Objections to the

“ of Fourteen millions fix hundred thousand Pounds,
• Vote of Doctor Flint ought to be sustained : And fur-

by way of Annuities ;” to which they desire the Con-
“ther find, that Mr. Thomas Jackson was duly and legally currence of this House.
“ elected Professor of Natural Philosophy in the Place of The said Two Bills were, severally, read the First
“ the said Doctor John Rotherham, deceased : And it is Time.
“ futher Ordered and Adjudged, That the Cause be
“ remitted back to the Court of Seflion in Scotland, to

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Portsmouth “ review the several Interlocutors complained of, having by Sir Thomas Miller and others :

Waterworks " due Regard to these l'indings, and to give Effect to

Bill. 66 the same.”

To return the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for better

supplying with Water the Borough of Portsmouth, and Arnot et al. The House (according to Order) proceeded to take

“ the Parishes of Portsinouth and Portsea, and Places against Hill into Confideration the Cause wherein Doctor Robert

adjacent, in the County of Southampton;" and to acArnot and others are Appellants, and the Reverend quaint this House, That they have agreed to their Lord.

ships Amendments made thereto.
Doctor George Hill and others are Respondents :

And Consideration being had thereof accordingly; Hodie 3e vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An A& for Land! Tix
The following Order and Judgment was made: “ 'rectifying Mistakes in the Names of the Commissioners Cominiffion-

“ After hearing Counsel as well on Friday the 28th Day “ appointed by an Act of the last Session of Parliament, ers Bill:
of April lait, as Wednesday the 3d and Monday the 8th “ for appointing Commissioners for carrying into Exe-
Days of this Instant May, upon the Petition and Appeal

« cụtion an Act of this Session of Parliament, for grantVOL. XLVII.

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et al.

L. Ailsa.

ing to His Majesty a Duty

, on Pensions and Offices in The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall
England, and an Act made in the Thirty-eighth Year “ pass ?”
" of His present Majesty, for granting an Aid to His

It was resolved in the Affirmative:
" Majesty by a Land Tax to be raised in Great Britain,

Message to < for the Service of the Year One thousand feven hun A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the H. c. with it. " dred and ninety-eight; and for appointing other Com- former Messengers : * missioners, together with those named in the first.

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Con
* mentioned Act, to put in Execution an Act of this

currence thereto.
“ Session of Parliament, for continuing to His Majesty
* certain Duties on Malt, Sugar, Tobacco, and Snuff,

Hodie 2a vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A& for Merthyr
“ in Great Britain, and on Pensions, Offices, and Per “ the more easy and speedy Recovery of Small Debts Tid 1 '&c.

Small Debte “ fonal Estates in England, for the Service of the Year “ within the Parish of Merthyr Tidfil, and other Places

Bill. “ One thousand eight hundred and nine, also the said “ therein mentioned, in the Counties of Glamorgan, Bre“ Ac made in the Thirty-eighth Year of His present con, and Monmouth." “ Majesty; and for indemnifying such Persons as have

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the
“ acted as Commissioners for executing the said Acts.”

Consideration of the Lords following:
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall D.CUMBERLAND. L. Bp. Bangor. L. St. John of
“ pafs?”

D. Norfolk.

L. Bp. Rochester.
It was resolved in the Affirmative.

Bletsoe.

L. Dutton,
Ld. Steward.

L. Harrowby.
Gateshead

Hodie 3* vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Church Bill : « building a Church on Gateshead Fell, in the Parish of

E. Suffolk &

L. Dynevor.
Gateshead.

Berkshire.

L. Walsingham.

L. Sommers.

E. Berkeley:
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall

E. Albemarle.

L. Mulgrave. “ pass ?”

E. Selkirk.

L. Rolle.
It was resolved in the Affirmative.

E. Aboyne.

L. Bayning
E. Pomfret.

L. Erskine.
Leeds Im Hodie za vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act to E. Radnor.
provement “ amend and enlarge the Powers of an Ad passed in the
Bill :

E. Bathurst.
“ Thirtieth Year of His present Majesty, for better fup. E. Grosvenor.

plying the Town and Neighbourhood of Leeds, in the
“ County of York, with Water; and for more effectually E. Clancarty.

E. Mansfield.
lighting and cleansing the Streets and other Places

E. Rosslyn.
“ within the said Town and Neighbourhood; and for

E. Limerick.
“ removing and preventing Nuisances and Annoyances E. Nelson.
“ therein; and for erecting a Court House and Prison

E. Lonsdale.
« for the Borough of Leeds; and for widening and im-
“proving the Streets and Passages in the said Town.”

V. Sydney

V. Sidmouth.
The Question was put,
" Whether this Bill shall

Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
It was resolved in the Affirmative.

Tuesday next, at Ten o'Clock in the Forenoun,.
in the Prince's Lodgings, near the House of

Peers ; and to adjourn as they please.
Gateshead Hodie za vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, « An Act for
Enclosure " enclofing Lands in the Parish of Gateshead, in the
Bill :

ORDERED, That all the Lords who have been or shall All Lords “ County of Durham.

be present this Session, and are not named of the Commit- added to The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill fhall

tee, to whom the last-mentioned Bill stands committed, Committees

be added thereto. It was refolved in the Affirmative.

ORDERED, That the Committee, to whom the said Committee Meffages to H.C. that the And Messages were, severally, sent to the House of Bill stands committed, do appoint a Chairman of the said to appoint a

Chairman. Lords have Commons, by Mr. Campbell and Mr. Thompson :

Committee.
Four preced-

To acquaint them, That the Lords have agreed to The Order of the Day being read for taking into Con- Address on
the said Bills, without any Amendment.
fideration His Majesty's most Gracious Message of Yel- King's Mel-

sage relative Bills.

terday, and for the Lords to be summoned :

to Austria, Whittlesford Hodie 3* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A& for

The said Message was read by the Clerk ;
Enclosure “ enclosing Lands in the Parish of Whittlesford, in the
Bill :
“ County of Cambridge.

Ordered, That an humble Address be presented to

His Majesty, “ To return His Majesty the Thanks of this
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill, with

House, for His Majesty's most Gracious Message,
" the Amendment, shall pass ?

“ acquainting this Houfe, that the ancient Relations of It was resolved in the Affirmative.

“ good Understanding between His Majesty and the

“ Emperor of Austria have been happily restored and Message to A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the H.C. with an former Messengers:

“ confirmed by a Treaty, a Copy of which, when the Amendment

“ Ratifications shall have been exchanged, His Majesty To return the said Bill, and acquaint them, That the “ will be graciously pleased to communicate to this Lords have agreed to the fame, with One Amendment, Houfe: That, although the Provisions of this Treaty to which their Lordships desire their Concurrence. “ do not include any Stipulation for pecuniary Aslist.

ance, His Majesty is nevertheless desirous of being
Brafiers Hodie 3" vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act to “ enabled to afford to His Imperial Majesty such Aflift-
Company's " enable the Company of Armourers and Brasiers in “ ance of that Description as may be called for by the
Bill :

" the City of London, to sell and convey to the Governor “ Circumstances of the Contest in which His Imperial
" and Company of the Bank of England, several Lands Majesty is engaged with the common Enemy, and as
« and 'Tenements in the Parish of Saint Olave Jewry, can be furnished by His Majesty, consistently with
London, formerly of Dame Elizabeth Morrys, dis “ the other extended Demands upon the Resources
“ charged from the Trusts for charitable Purpofes affect “ of His Majesty's Dominions : That His Majesty is
« ing the same, by virtue of the Will of the same Dame “ equally desirous of continuing to the Spanish Cause
Elizabeth Morrys, and to subject other Lands and' " such Succours as may be requisite for sustaining and
“ Tenements of the said Company of Armourers and assisting the Efforts of that Nation against the Tyranny
" Brasiers to the like Trusts."

“ and Ufurpation of France, as well as of giving Con

listency

pass ?”

“ pass?”

agreed to the

ing Bills.

dic.

to it.

Bill.;

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* fiftency and Effect to the Exertions of the People of ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.
66 Portugal for the Defence of their lawful Government mittee of the whole House.
“ and national Independence, and to assure His Majesty,
« that this House will concur in such

Measures as may iipon the said Bill To-morrow.

ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
“ be necessary for enabling His Majesty to provide for
« these great Objects."

Hodie 2. vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Ad for Earope and
ORDERED, That the said Address be presented to His “ allowing the Importation from any Port in Europe or Africa Trade
Majesty by the Lords with White Staves.

Africa, of Goods or Commodities the Growth or

“ Produce of any Country, until Six Months after the
ORDBRED, That the Bill, intituled, “ An A& for the

to Ratification of a Definitive Treaty of Peace.”
« further Prevention of the Sale and Brokerage of Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.
« Offices," be read a Second Time on Tuesday next. mittee of the whole House.
The Order of the Day being read for the Houfe to be

ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, “ An Act

« An Ad upon the said Bill To-morrow.
cc to give to the Persons named by His Majesty, pursu-
ant to an Act, passed in the last Session of Parliament,

Hodie 2a vice lečia eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act to American intituled, “ An Act concerning the Administration

" permit the Trade between Great Britain and the Trade Bill. 6 of Justice in Scotland, and concerning Appeals to

" United States of America to be carried on in Ships or “ the House of Lords,” further Time for making their

“ Vessels belonging to the Inhabitants of the said

« States."
Report or Reports."
ORDERED, That the said Order be discharged.

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.

mittee of the whole House. ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee

ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee upon the said Bill on Tuesday next.

upon the said Bill To-morrow. The House was moved, “ That the Standing Order Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Ad to Smuggling

requiring Fourteen Days Notice to be given of the “ Time of the Meeting of the Committees upon Private ce for better fecuring the Duties on Coals, Culm, and &c. Bil.

“ amend several Acts for the Prevention of Smuggling; Prevention,
Bills, may be so far dispensed with, as relates to the “ Cinders; and for permitting the Exportation of Salt,
“ Bill, intituled, “ An Ad for enabling the most Noble “ Pepper, and Wine, from Guernsey or Jersey to Sark,
Augustus Henry Duke of Grafton, and the Duke of “ in small Packages.”
Grafton for the Time being, to charge with Jointures,
“ the unredeemed Part of the Annuity of Six thousand mittee of the whole House.

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Coma
66 eight hundred and seventy Pounds, payable out of the
“ Consolidated Fund, in lieu of the Duties of Prisage

ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
“ and Butlerage of Wines granted by King Charles the upon the said Bill To-morrow.
Second to Henry first Duke of Grafton and the Heirs
“ Male of his Body, and the Stocks already transferred in

Hodie 2e vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, " An Ad for Scots Militia “ Redemption of Part of the said Annuity, and the

providing Relief for the Wives and Families of the Families Bill. “ Stocks which shall be transferred in Redemption of

Militia Men in Scotland, when called into actual “ the Remainder of the same Annuity; and for enabling

" Service.”
“ the Sale of all or any Part of the said Stocks; and in-

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Coin.
“ vesting the Money arising from any such Sale in the mittee of the whole House.
6 Purchase of Manors, Lands, and Hereditaments; and ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
for other Purposes."

upon the said Bill To-morrow.
ORDERED, That the said Motion be taken into Confi.
deration To-morrow; and that the Lords be summoned.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Conference on by the Viscount Castlereagh and others; as follows : Militia Como

pletion Bill, Hodie 2* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for " My Lords, " the Abolition of certain Holidays, and for altering and ct The Commons do defire a Conference with your “ extending the Time for keeping open the chief Office “ Lordships, upon the Subject Matter of the Amendment 66 of Excise."

“ made by your Lordships to the Bill, intituled, “ An Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.

“ A&t for completing the Militia of Great Britain."
mittee of the whole House.

To which the House agreed.
ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee

And the Messengers were called in and told, “ That

" the Lords do agree to the Conference, as is desired, upon the said Bill To-morrow.

“ and appoint the same, presently, in the Painted

« Chamber."
Hodie 2* vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act to
“ amend an Ac, passed in the Forty-sixth Year of His

The Lords following were appointed Managers of the

Conference :
“ present Majesty, for the Redemption and Sale of the

Ld. Steward. L. Bp. Bangor. L. Boston.
« Land Tax, and to make further Provision for exo-
“ nerating small Livings and Charitable Institutions from E. Radnor.

L. Bp. Salisbury. L. Bradford.
66 the Land Tax."

E. Liverpool.
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com The House being informed, " That the Managers of
mittee of the whole House.

“ the Conference for the Commons were ready, in the

“ Painted Chamber :"
ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
upon the said Bill To-morrow.

The Names of the Managers for this House were

called over; and the House was adjourned during Hodie 2* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Aą to Pleasure; and the Lords went to the Conference.

Which being ended,
" continue, until the Twenty-fifth Day of March One

The House was resumed ;
" thousand eight hundred and eleven, certain Acts of the
“ Parliament of Ireland, for the Improvement of the

And the Lord Steward reported, “ That they had
“ City of Dublin, by making wide and convenient Paf. « met the Managers for the Commons, at the Con-
“ sages through the same, and for regulating the Coal “ ference, which was managed on their Part by the
“ Trade thereof, and for other Purposes."

“ Lord Viscount Caftlereagh and others, who delivered

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Excise Of fice Regulation Bill.

Land Tax
Redemption
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Dublin Coal
Trade, &c.
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to them the Bill with the Amendment, and also a ORDERED, That the said Bill be cominitted to the
Paper, containing as follows;

Confideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:
“ My Lords,

Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
“ The Commons being defirous at all Times of main Tuesday next, at the usual Time and Place ;,

taining a good Correspondence with your Lordships, and to adjourn as they please.
“ have desired this Conference in order to communicate

to your Lordships, the Reason which has induced the Upon reading the Petition of the several Persons whose Petitions “ Commons to disagree to the Amendment which your Names are thereunto fubscribed, being Owners of Houses against it. “Lordships have proposed to be made to the Bill, inti- and Lands, and Inhabitants of the Parish of Saint Mary “ tuled, " An Aå for completing the Militia of Great Magdalen Bermondsey, in the County of Surrey : « Britain :"

And also, Upon reading the Petition of the several “ Because it is more expedient to permit Men to be Persons whose Names are thereunto fubfcribed, being “ levied by Beat of Drum from the adjacent Counties; Owners of Houses and Lands, and Inhabitants of the

as, in the Event of a Ballot being had Recourse to, Parish of Saint Mary Magdalen Bermondsey, in the County for levying the Quota which each County is liable by of Surrey ; taking Notice of the last-mentioned Bill, “ the Aá to furnish, the Men ballotted to serve will be and severally praying,

and severally praying, “ That they may be heard by (i entitled to furnish Substitutes from the adjacent “ themselves, their Agents, Counsel, and Witnefses, " Counties."

“ against the said Bill, and that the same may not pass

" into a Law :"
Which Report, being read by the Clerk ;
The Amendment made by their Lordships, in Press 3;

It is ORDERED, That the said Petition be referred to
Lines

the Committee to whom the faid Bill stands committed ;
5, to which the Commons disagree, being and that the Petitioners be at liberty to be heard by
and
4

themselves, their Agents, Counsel, or Witnesses, against
It was moved not to infift on the said Amendment:

the same, as desired; and that Counsel be heard for the
The Question was put, “ Whether to insist on the

Bill at the same Time, if they think fit.
« said Amendment ?
It was resolved in the Negative.

ORDERID, That all the Lords who have been or shall All Lords

be present this scilion, and are not named of the Com- added to A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by the mittee to whom the laid Bill stands auferred, be added

Committee. former Messengers :

thereto. To acquaint them, That this House does not insist on

ORDERED, That the Committee to whom the said Committee to their Amendment made to the said Bill, to which the

Bill stands committed, do appoint a Chairman of the said appoint a Cominons have disagreed.

Comniittee.

read;

Chai. man.

Farrer's Bill.

The Order of the Day being read, for taking into Con ORDERED, That the proper Officer do lay before this Clergy Refie fideration the Report made from the Lords Committees House, “ A Copy of the Abstract of Returns made to der.ce, Reappointed to consider of the Bill, intituled, “ An Act

“ the Privy Council of Great Britain, by the several turns refpe 4for vesting the detached Parts of the Estates of William “ Archbishops and Bishops relative to the Residence ing, ordered. Farrer Esquire, deceased, in Trustees for Sale, under “ of the Clergy in their respective Dioceses, in the " the Direction of the Court of Chancery, for paying “ Years 1807 and 1803." “ the Incumbrances affecting the same;" The said Report was read by the Clerk.

Hodie 2" vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, " An Act for Shobdon, &c.

“ enclosing Lands in the Parishes of Shobdon, Aymejirey; Enclosure It was moved to agree to the said Report:

Bill. “ and Lingen, in the County of Hereford; and for exAfter Debate,

tinguishing Tithes in those Parishes.”
The Question was put thereupon?

ORDERED, That the faid Bill be committed to the
It was resolved in the Affirmative.

Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenanied :
Then the Amendments made by the Committee to the

Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet
said Bill, being read Twice by the Clerk, were agreed to

To-morrow, at the usual Time and Place; and by tie House.

to adjourn as they please. Ordered, That the said Bill, with the Amendments, Hodie 2* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Ad for Carmarthea be engrossed.

“ enlarging the Term and Powers of an Act of His Roads Bill,

present Majesty, for repairing the Road from Car. Martinique ORDERED, That the Bill, intituled, « An Act for

marthen to Lampeter-port-stephen, in the County of Trade Bill. “ making Sugar and Coffee of Martinique and Marie Cardigan, and other Roads in the faid Act men

galante liable to Duty on Importation, as Sugar and « tioned, so far as the same relate to the Carmarthen
“ Coffee not of the British Plantations,” be printed. “ District of Roads; and for consolidating in the same

A& and Trust certain other Roads in the said County
Wallingford The Lord Redefiłale reported from the Lords Com “ of Carmarthen."
Bridge Bill. mittees, to whom the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for
taking down and rebuilding the Whole or Part of a

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the
“ certain Bridge, called Walling ford Bridge, in the

Consideration of the Lords Committees afore-named :
“ Borough of Walling ford, in the County of Berks, Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
“ and for opening, widening, and improving the Ave. the fame Day, at the same Place; and to adjourn
or Approaches to the said Bridge,'

as they pleale.
committed : “ That they had considered the said Bill,
" and examined the Allegations thereof, which were Hodie 2* vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled,

v6 An Act for Westminster “ found to be true; and that the Committee had

“ amending an A&t for better supplying the City and Waterworks gone through the Bill, and directed him to report the

“ Liberties of Westminster, and Parts adjacent, with Bill. “ same to the House, without any Amendment.” “ Water; and for enlarging the Powers thereof." Bermondsey Hodie 2" vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the
Poor Bill.

rendering more effectual Two Acts passed, for the Confideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed:
“ better regulating the Poor in the Parish of Saint Mary Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on

Magdalen, Bermondsey, in the County of Surrey; for the same Day, at the same Place; and to adjouin
“ enclosing the Church Yard thereof, and for other as they please.
“ Purposes therein mentioned relating thereto."
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