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  • Lesley Aitchison - Channel Islands Acts of Parliament a selection from stock.
    Channel Islands Exports AN ACT for authorizing His Majesty to permit the Exportation of an additional Quantity of Wheat Wheat Meal or Flour Rye Barley or Malt or Bread Biscuit or Pease to the Islands of Guernsey Jersey and Alderney for the Sustenance and Use of the Inhabitants of the said Islands for a limited Time 2pp 1797 15 00 Channel Islands Acts of Parliament For a further selection and

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Ireland Manuscripts, Maps, Photographs, Ephemera etc.
    promote the interests of our common country 1852 6 00 Hill a Conservative was elected for County Down in 1845 and held the seat for 35 years Dalton family HISTORICAL MEMOIR of the family of Dalton of the Kingdom of Ireland Manuscript 20p bound in notebook size 7 x 5 plain card wraps with torn marbled paper stuck on calf spine recent tape down spine Decorative calligraphic title On the back endpaper is a list of the records consulted for example The Statute at large in old Gaulois in the Rolls of the Chancery of England with corresponding numbers in text Paper watermarked 1811 110 00 Gives a history of the family which originated in East and Westmeath and Annaly from Norman times to 1777 Sir Walter De Aliton was as a most valiant Knight was planted in the frontiers of the English conquest in that part of Westmeath called Teffia part of the the territories of the Families of the Fox and Macgawlys and made Governor thereof being deemed the most capable of protecting these quarters from the incursions of the neighbouring Irish Chiefs Dublin COPY ASSIGNMENT of Miss Georges and The Revd Mr Roberts of Assignment made by the Executor of Richard Gorges Esq to Mr Ferdinandus Webber Organ Builder of House offices and Ground in Marlborough St Dublin 2p folio folded Copy made 1840 of original of 1779 12 00 Dublin LETTER signed John G Armagh to Charles Beresford 5 lines on 1p 8vo dated Woburne Dec 21st 1861 saying he has enclosed a letter from the Registrar of Rooms at Trinity College A pencil note in the top corner says From the old primate about letting me have rooms in T C D in his gift 1861 14 00 Lord John George de la Poer Beresford 1773 1862 Primate of All Ireland Chancellor of Trinity College Dublin LETTER from Richard Pope 98 James Street Dublin Addressed to unknown correspondent asking him to thank the Committee of the Religious Tract Society for the grant of tracts they have sent May the friend of truth in England water with their prayers the exertions in progress in this country for the diffusion of truth 1 p to blue paper stuck to back of letter below signature 1827 16 00 Dublin LETTER dated Dublin Feb 18th 1728 from Edward Crofton to William Flower at Ashbrooke near Maryborrough 1 p 4to address panel on verso on conjoint leaf broken wax seal small circular postmark 22 lines written in a very untidy hand Says he has finished the sale of Arundel s estate for Lady Gavan and her second son but there have been many orders and counter orders from the other side Says he will try and prevent any mischief if her Ladyship is in such hands as are willing to keep her in hott water Refers to Counsellor Fitzpatrick who is in bad circumstances and must quit the kingdom Mentions some horses he has if you are a hard rider

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Irish Acts of Parliament a selection from stock.
    Ireland AN ACT to amend and continue for Two Years the Laws in Ireland relative to the registering of Arms and the Importation Manufacture and Sale of Arms Gunpowder and Ammunition 30pp 1843 16 00 Ireland Estate A BILL for making the Exemplification of the last Will of Henry late Earl of Shelburne in the Kingdom of Ireland deceased 3pp 1753 14 00 Irish Juries AN ACT to continue to

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Scottish Manuscripts, Maps, Photographs, Ephemera etc.
    property 1752 Similar document with fine notary s mark of Archibold Malcolm 1773 25 00 Dumfries SEISIN of all and haill ane acre of land called the Long Acre lying within the Burrow of Dumfries In Favour of Joseph Corrie Town Clerk Vellum size 15 x 18 ink rather faded with paragraph in Latin at the foot note on verso that it has been entered in the Register of Seisins by Corrie s apprentice 1739 10 00 Dunbar Haddingtonshire REPORT ON THE BURGH OF DUNBAR Folio folding engraved plan coloured in outline with a sheet of text printed on one side only 1832 22 00 Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal PETITION of Robert Robb Tenant in Gorgie against Lord Bannatyne s Interlocutor Passing A Bill of Suspension for Union Canal Company 10pp 4to sewn at margin J C Muirhead Printers Edinburgh 1821 25 00 the Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal Company have of late been forming a Canal or inland navigation from Falkirk towards the vicinity of Edinburgh In performing their operations they occupied a part of the lands of Meggetland under lease to the petitioner Edinburgh CERTIFICATE OF RIGHT OF BURIAL In the Edinburgh Cemetery at Warriston in favour of Col George Ranken of Cargilfield Trinity Large folio 37 lines stipulating conditions etc names filled in in ink signed by Directors With fine engraving at the head size 4 x 8 from a drawing by James Ruthven showing a view of the cemetery with all the paths different monuments obelisks etc 1866 20 00 Edinburgh DEFENCES for William Scott Assistant Clerk to the Bills in the Action at the Instance of John Smith Writer to the Signet 15pp 4to sewn at margin vertical fold James Clarke Co Printers Old Stamp Office 1825 18 00 This is a case attended with no ordinary degree of cruelty and oppression A writer called William Scott was obliged to pay two thirds of his income as Clerk to the Bills to Sir Robert Anstruther and Thomas Smith Contains copies of the letters that passed between the parties Edinburgh EXTRACT SEDERUNT Being Right to Burying Ground In South Burying Ground of Saint John s Chapel in favour of Sir William Maxwell of Menreith Baronet Manuscript on one side of folio sheet extracted by Robert Rollo Treasurer Includes right to insert a tablet or headstone in the wall thereof corresponding in size to the said three feet but not exceeding in height the Copestone of the wall 1840 18 00 Edinburgh PERSPECTIVE VIEW of the Castle and City of Edinburgh with the Towns of Leith Burnt island Kinghorn Copper engraved view taking in the whole of the city with the castle on the left hills of Fife in the distance men with a horse in foreground Size approx 7 x 12 plus margins Title below and Engraved for The Modern Universal British Traveller in smaller lettering in top margin Small repaired edge tear at top margin c1779 22 00 Glasgow HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE Sewing Machine 60 vols Valuable Books c At No 4 Newhall Terrace Greenhead To be Sold by Warrant of the Sheriff Monday 11th December James Hamilton Auctioneer Poster size 11 x 9 heading in large letters Lists over 20 items including American Clock 3 light Gasalier etc 1st December 1882 16 00 Gray John Publisher NORTH BRITISH ADVERTISER No 1461 October 28 1854 Broadsheet newspaper 4 very large pages Folds Some slight discoloration at folds along 8 1854 14 00 As well as numerous adverts for local firms includes notices of Public Meetings Situations Wanted Situations Vacant Auction Sales Haddington REPORT ON THE BURGH OF HADDINGTON Folio engraved plan coloured in outline with a sheet of text printed on one side only couple of short tears to inner margin text leaf c183 18 00 Hawick TWO AUCTION SALE CATALOGUES For Sale of Store Sheep 23rd October 1940 and for sale of 1350 Suckled Calves Blue Grey Aberdeen Angus Cross Galloway and Shorthorn 22nd October 1940 Each 4pp tall 8vo on thick paper vertical fold 1940 8 00 Hogg Alexr A GENERAL VIEW of the City Castle of Edinburgh the Capital of Scotland Copper engraving size 8 x 11 plus margins decorative border Shows view looking across the city towards Fife figures in the foreground Paper slightly darkened at edges with some creases and edge tears in side margins together with a similar engraving with two views Montrose and Channery which is slightly creased Two items 1784 15 00 Both engravings are from Hogg s The New British Traveller Jedburgh MANUSCRIPT NOTE signed George Martine Jedbr June 10th 1735 Slip of paper 5 x 7 five lines in a large hand headed R S asks that the bearer of the note James Elliot be paid five pound ten shillings against the twentie fourt day of this inst and which I shall accknowledge to be good paymtt to me Docket title To Mr Turnball in Abbotroul 1735 8 00 Kircudbright ASSIGNATION by James Herries and others in favour of Jean Thomson 3p folio written in a neat hand signed by various parties Refers to land in Nether Dalbeaty in the parish of Urr with a Thatched House and a garden behind Folded with docket title two small splits in folds 1826 12 00 Kircudbright HIGHLAND AND AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY Printed letter dated 21st August 1854 from the Secretary 1p 4to and on verso double page form to be filled in by farmer with columns for acreage of crops nos of stock etc 1854 10 00 Martin Henry Sculpt PLAN OF TAIN Scale 6 to 1 mile Engraved plan size 12 x 11 hand coloured in outline c1835 22 00 Names owners of property Covers area from Morrangie to the River Tain Maxwelltown DECRET John Kerr Provost James Spalding John MacCraken and James Creighton Baillies of the Burgh of Dumfries versus John Irving Commissary and Steward Officer in Dumfries Order that Irving flitt and remove himself his wife cottars dependents goods and gear from the house at

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Scottish Acts of Parliament a selection from stock.
    is contained in the Settlement made previous to the said Marriage of certain Estates of the said Sir Larence Dundas in England 11pp 1778 18 00 Earl of Eglinton s Estate AN ACT to Provide for the Winding up of the Trust Affairs of the late Hugh Earl of Eglinton and to amend the Acts relative to Ardrossan Harbour 28pp blue paper including 2p schedule of expenses for stone etc 1854 12 00 Edinburgh AN ACT to authorise the construction of Street Tramways in certain parts of Edinburgh and Leith 44pp 1884 14 00 Forth Clyde Navigation AN ACT to enable the Trustees of the Clyde Navigation to lay down Lines of Rails or Tramways upon and in connexion with the Quays at the Harbour of Glasgow 14pp Last page loose edges dusty 1864 12 00 Haddington AN ACT To Enable William Nisbet of Dirleton esquire and the Heirs of Entail for the Time being to make Leases of Lands in the County of Haddington 6pp 1753 15 00 Lanark and Argyle AN ACT for empowering the Judges of the Court of Session to sell such Parts of the Entailes Estates of Shawfield belonging to Walter Campbell of Shawfield Esquire as shall be sufficient for Payment of the Debts affecting the same 12pp 1778 18 00 SCOTTISH Acts of Parliament For a further selection and to receive my latest catalogue please email lesley localhistory co uk Scottish Estates AN ACT for sale of Part of the intailed Estate of Sir George Mackenzie Knight deceased lying in that Part of Great Britain called Scotland 15pp 1753 15 00 Scottish Estate A BILL To enable John Primrose esquire commonly called Lord dalmenie to secure a Jointure to Mary Countess of Roseberry his Mother and make Provisions for his Brother and Sister out

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Welsh Manuscripts, Maps, Photographs, Ephemera etc.
    with the name Ormes Cliffe and the date 17 8 14 and 5 7 15 in the plate 1914 15 10 00 In the later group there are many young women neatly dressed in white blouses Llangollen PHOTOGRAPH of Plas Newydd Llangollen Size approx 6 x 10 titled in white in plate Mounted on stiff card album leaf On verso is a close up view 9 x 7 of the porch at Plas Newydd together with two photographs of the Ladies of Llangollen from engravings one showing them both seated at a desk the other of them by a fountain wearing top hats plus another view from an engraving of one of the ladies with a bunch of keys All three photos mounted on a stiff album leaf The first five mentioned photographs with Frith s series stamp c1900 18 00 Menai Bridge AN ACT for vesting in Commissioners the Bridges now building over the Menai Straits and the River Conway and the Harbours of Howth and Holyhead and the River from Dublin to Howth and for the further Improvement of the Road from London to Holyhead 62pp disbound small folio Act of Parliament 1823 16 00 Menai Straits VIEW OF THE SUSPENSION BRIDGE NOW ERECTING on the Menai Strait Ner Bangor in Carnarvonhire From the Design of Thomas Telford F R S E c taken near High Water by W A Provis the Resident Engineer and Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers Copper engraving size 13 24 excluding margins and title and printed information beneath view Left of the title are measurements of height breadth etc and on the right information about the chains Overall size of paper 18 x 25 Some light foxing down sides there has been some professional restoration to the surface of the engraving to stablilise the surface c1830 60 00 The bridge stretches across the whole view from side to side two men admiring the bridge from rocks in the foreground sailing ships under the bridge carriages on bridge Merionethshire AUCTION POSTER Valuable Oak Ash and other Timber to be Sold by Auction by Mr Thomas Payne At the Cross Foxes Inn Mallwyd on Tuesday the Fourteenth Day of February 1826 Size approx 18 x 11 folds Some wear along approx 1 inch at central horizontal fold with slight loss of paper Dolgelley printed for J Pugh 1826 26 00 Lists 7 lots of the timber and farms concerned in the Parish of Mallwyd The Timber was fourteen miles from Derwen las and equal distance from the Barmouth River at either of which places the Timber or Bark may be Shipped WELSH Manuscripts Maps Engravings Ephemera etc For a further selection and to receive my latest catalogue please email lesley localhistory co uk Mount Alyn Rossett Denbighshire CATALOGUE OF SALE at Home Farm March 29th 1887 comprising Young Dairy Cows Heifers Fresh Barrens Fat Cows Yearling Heifers Flock of Grand Shropshire Down Leicester Ewes Agricultural Implements 10pp 8vo Traces of having been folded

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Welsh Acts of Parliament a selection from stock.
    S Map Sheet No XLIII 7 with the relevant part of the canal shaded in pink Bound in full cloth sm folio gilt title on spine 1945 6 18 00 Cadoxtone Glamorgan AN ACT to enable the Guardians of Jane Williams Elizabeth Williams and Maria Williams Infants to grant a Lease of certain Veins of Coal Culm and Iron Ore in the Parish of Cadoxtone near Neath 4pp 1806 14 00 Carnarvon AN ACT for enlarging deepening cleansing improving and regulating the Harbour of Carnarvon 20pp bound with An Act for further Improvement of the Harbour of Carnarvon 40pp Qtr calf marbled boards portion of spine missing 1793 1809 24 00 Denbigh and Flint Estates and Mines AN ACT for Impowering Trustees to cut down and sell Timber upon the Estate late of John Trevor esquire in the Counties of Denbigh and Flint for Discharging his debts and also to make Leases of Mines in the said Counties 10pp some contemporary ink marginalia 1753 24 00 Brecon Glamorgan Estates AN ACT for Vesting the Estates of Richard Gough Aubrey Esq in the Counties of Brecon Glamorgan and Carmarthen in Turstees to raise Money to discharge Several Incumbrances 23pp including 3p

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  • Lesley Aitchison - Acts of Parliament a selection from stock.
    Devon and Cornwall as is required on Coals used in Mines of Tin Copper or Lead in the said Counties 2pp 1819 10 00 Cornwall and Devon AN ACT for extending the Drawbacks on Coals used in Mines and Smelting Works within the Counties of Cornwall and Devon and for allowing a Drawback of the Duties on Coals used in draining Coal Mines in the County of Pembroke 3pp 1821 10 00 Cornwall and Devon AN ACT to enable the Reverend Richard Harington and the Receiver for the Time being of the Estates of Arthur Champernowne Esquire an Infant to grant Leases and Setts of the same Esates during his Minority 15pp Sewing loose secured with small staples 1778 27 00 Refers to estate of Dartington Manor of Talgullow alias St Dye part of Manor of Trembetho with Stamping Mills granting of setts to contract to dig search for and work the said Mines and the Ore and Minerals to be found therein Cornwall Dorset Somerset Estates AN ACT for confirming an Exchange between the Right Honourable Henry Stephen Earl of Ilchester and the Right Honourable George O Brien Earl of Egremont now deceased and for effecting an exchange of Lands by the last Will of the Right Honourable George Earl of Egremont now deceased directed to be sold for Lands by that Will directed to be settled 51pp 1853 16 00 Includes a 5pp schedule of the land concerned at Broadway Bickenhall Stogursey Stocklinch Ottersey Luxborough and Whitelackington Davie Estates AN ACT for vesting parts of the Estates of Sir John Davie Baronet deceased in Trustees upon Trust to be sold and for laying out the Purchase Money under the Direction of the Court of Chancery in the Purchase of other Estates to be settled to the same Uses 27pp 1839 15 00 Includes an 8pp schedule of the lands and tenants concerned at Exeter Hollacombe Brixton Marleigh Holsworthy and Bittiscombe Defence of the Realm AN ACT to enable His Majesty annually to train and exercise a Proportion of His Subjects to provide for the Defence of the Realm 22pp 1806 14 00 Derbyshire Stafford Worcester Estates AN ACT to enable Harry Earl of Stamford and Harry Grey Esq commonly called Lord Grey Son and Heir Apparent of the said Earl of Stamford 11pp last leaf slightly dusty some staining to inner margins 1753 15 00 Devon and Cornwall Railway AN ACT for providing for the return of the Money deposited for securing the Completion of the Railways authorised by the Devon and Cornwall Railway Western Extensions Act 1873 6pp stapled corners chipped 1880 8 00 Devon and Cornwall Central Railway Company AN ACT for incorporating the Devon and Cornwall Central Railway Company 28pp 1882 14 00 Devon and Cornwall Railway Company AN ACT for authorizing the Devon and Cornwall Railway Company to alter the Line and Levels of Parts of their Railways 6pp 1868 8 00 Devon and Cornwall Miners AN ACT to allow a limited Proportion of the Corps of Miners to inlist into the Regular Forces 2pp 1813 15 00 Devon and Hampshire AN ACT for Amending and rendering effectual the Power of Sale contained in the Marriage Settlement of Sir Jacob Wolff Baronet and Dame Anne his Wife so far as such Power relates to or extends over the Manor of Chumleigh and divers Messuages Lands and Hereditaments in the Counties of Devon and Southampton 23pp docket title on verso of last leaf 1791 22 00 Devonport and Newcastle AN ACT to confirm certain Provisional Orders of the Local Government Board under the provisions of the Artizans and Labourers Dwelling Improvement Act 1875 relating to the Boroughs of Devonport and Newcastle upon Tyne 14pp 1878 14 00 Details articles of agreement etc between Sir John St Aubyn and the Corporation of Devonport for compulsory acquisition of an area of Devonport deemed unhealthy with outline of improvement scheme Dorset and Somerset Estates AN ACT for Sale of Part of the settled Estates of Robert Barber esquires for discharging Debts and Incumbrances and for impowering him to sell and exchange other Parts of his settled Esates 11pp 1753 18 00 Includes estates at Iwerne Minster Curry Rivel and Kingston Magna Duke of Wellington AN ACT for settling and securing an Annuity on Arthur Duke of Wellington and his Heirs and for empowereing the Lord High Treasurer to advance a Sum of Money to purchase an Estate in order to accompany the said Title 18pp 1814 28 00 Exchequer AN ACT for regulating the issuing and paying off of Exchequer Bills 6pp plus cover leaf 1808 12 00 Exmoor Inclosure AN ACT for vesting in His Majesty certain Parts of the Forest of Exmoor otherwise Exmore in the Counties of Somerset and Devon and for inclosing the said Forest 35pp 1815 24 00 Frampton and Uphill Estates AN ACT for vesting Part of the Settled Estates of Simon Payne Esquire and Hester his Wife in the County of Gloucester in Trustees to be exchanged for Part of their Unsettled Estates in the County of Somerset 14pp 1799 18 00 Concerns estates at Frampton in Gloucestershire and Uphill in Somerset Gaming AN ACT to explain amend and make more effectual the Laws in Being to prevent excessive and deceitful Gaming and to restrain and prevent the excessive Increase of Horse Races 6pp folio disbound plus cover leaf Off setting on cover leaf and last page 1745 60 00 Garstang Lancaster and Lonsdale Westmorland AN ACT to Enable His majesty to grant the Inheritance of the Manor of Garstang in the County of Lancaster and of a Messuage or Tenement in Newbigginge in Lonsdale in the County of Westmorland to Trustees in Trust for the Honourable Edward Walpole esquire and his Heirs 3pp 1753 15 00 Gas AN ACT for consolidating in One Act certain Provisions usually contained in Acts authorizing the making of Gasworks for supplying Towns with Gas 14pp 1847 10 00 Glamorgan and Monmouth AN ACT to grant further Powers and to make further Provisions in respect to the Estates subject to the Trusts of the Will of Benjamin Hall Esquire deceased 67pp 1858 14 00 Refers to estate at Abercarne and his Copartnership with William Crawshay at Cyfarthfa Glastonbury Butleigh and Bristol Estates AN ACT for vesting the Freehold and Leasehold Estates belonging to James Rocke of the City of Bristol Esquire deceased in Trustees to be sold for Payment of his Debts and applying the Surplus for the Benefit of the Devisees and Legatees in the Will of the said Deceased named and of his infant Heir at Law 20pp 1828 16 00 Includes an 8pp schedule of the lands concerned Gossington Hall Gloucester and Exeter AN ACT for effectuating a Conveyance of the Real Estates late of John Essington Esquire deceased to the Purchasors thereof under a Decree or Order of the High Court of Chancery 11pp secured with staples 1771 18 00 Great Western Railway AN ACT for conferring upon the Great Western Railway Company further powers in connexion with their own and other undertakings for reviving the powers of constructing portions of the Coleford Railway for vesting in the Great Western Railway the undertakings of the Swindon Highworth Light Railway Company 58pp first few pages ragged at edge and browned ownership stamp Bound with AN ACT to authorise the Great Western Railway Company to make and maintain certain Railways and works for vesting in the Great Western Railway Company the undertakings of the Stratford upon Avon Railway Company 96pp last page browned tears at edge Two items sewn together in crude card wraps 1882 35 00 Great Western Railway AN ACT to alter the Line of the Great Western Railway and to amend the Acts relating thereto 26pp 1837 16 00 Includes a 8pp schedule of the owners and the land concerned Mainly concerned with the line from London to Bristol Great Western Railway AN ACT to amend the Acts relating to The Great Western Railway and to raise a further Sum of Money for the Purposes of the said Undertaking 22pp 1839 12 00 Greenland Fishery AN ACT for encouraging the Greenland Fishery 2pp black letter plus cover leaf Some off setting 1732 20 00 Haileybury AN ACT to relieve the East India Company from the Obligation to maintain the College at Haileybury 2pp 1855 10 00 Hampshire and Kent Estates AN ACT for Vesting the Mannor of Shirfield and divers Lands and hereditaments in the County of Southampton the Estate of Granvill Wheler Esq in Trustees discharged of the Uses in a former Settlement he having settled an Estate in the County of Kent 7pp some staining mainly to top margins 1753 16 00 Hants Wilts AN ACT for more effectually repairing the Road from Mullen s Pond in the County of Southampton through Amesbury to the Eighteen Mile Stone from the City of New Sarum 7pp 1835 12 00 Jewish Religion AN ACT to provide for the relief of Her Majesty s Subjects professing the Jewish Religion 2pp 1858 10 00 Kennett and Avon AN ACT to enable the Kennet and Avon Canal Company to raise a further Sum of Money to purchase the Shares of the River Kennet Navigation and to amend the several Acts passed for making the said Canal 10pp 1813 14 00 Kennett and Avon AN ACT for explaining and amending an Act for making a Navigable Canal from the Thames or Isis near Abingdon to join the Kennet and Avon Canal near Trowbridge 3pp 1813 15 00 Kennett and Avon AN ACT to vary the Line of the Kennett and Avon Canal authorized to be made by Two Acts 8pp 1796 14 00 Includes a Schedule of the land occupiers and property concerned Kent and Devon AN ACT for making Compensation to the Proprietors of certain Lands purchased for better securing His Majesty s Batteries and other Works in the Counties of Kent and Devon 8pp paper slightly browned 1798 15 00 Lace AN ACT to place the Employment of Women Young Persons in Lace Factories under the Regulations of the Factories Acts 4pp including schedule 1861 12 00 Ladbroke family AN ACT for vesting certain Estates of Robert Ladbroke Esquire in the City of London and Counties of Middlesex Northampton Berks and Warwick in Trustees to be sold 20pp Page edges slightly browned and brittle 1777 17 00 Land Tax AN ACT for appointing Commissioners for putting in Execution an Act of this Session intituled An Act for granting an Aid to His Majesty by a Land Tax to be raised in Great Britain 312pp black letter plus cover leaf 1758 30 00 Law Courts AN ACT That all Proceedings in Courts of Justice within that Part of Great Britain called England and in the Court of Exchequer in Scotland shall be in the English Language 4pp black letter plus cover leaf 1731 20 00 Lead stealing AN ACT for the more effectual punishing Stealers of Lead or Iron Bars fixed to houses or any Fences belonging thereunto 2pp black letter plus cover leaf 1731 14 00 Leeds and Liverpool Canal Navigation AN ACT for enabling the trustee under the Will of Henry Brown deceased to sell certain Shares in the Leeds and Liverpool Canal Navigation and a Share in the Liverpool Theatre 18pp 1831 14 00 Leicester Derby and Suffolk Estate AN ACT for vesting the undivided Moiety of divers Lands and hereditaments in the Counties of Leicester and Derby devised by the Will of Sarah Frowde Widow deceasde in Ralph Blois and for settling an intire Estate in the County of Suffolk 8pp last leaf slightly dusty 1753 14 00 Lincoln and Rutland Roads AN ACT for repairing and widening the Road from the North Turnpike Road near Scot gate otherwise Sco Gate in the Town of Stamford in the County of Lincoln to oakham in the county of Rutland and from Oakham through Burley to a Gate on the North Side of a certain Close in the Lordhsip of Burley called Booth s Close Cover leaf 22pp 1773 11 00 Linen AN ACT for Granting an Aid to His Majesty by an Imposition on all French Linnens and all East India Linnen and on all French wrought Silks 14pp plus cover leaf some slight browning in top corner of pages 1685 16 00 Local Government Districts AN ACT to confirm certain Provisional Orders of the Local Government Board relating to the Rural Sanitary District of the Barnet Union the Local Government Districts of Brentford Chelvers Coton the Rural Sanitary District of the Stroud Union and the Local Government District of Wellington 13pp Secured with staples 1883 12 00 Locomotives AN ACT for regulating the Use of Locomotives on Turnpike and other Roads and the Tolls to be levied on such Locomotives 6pp 1861 14 00 London South Western Railway Co AN ACT for the Amalgamation of divers Railway Companies with the London and South western Railway Company for authorizing that Company to make and maintain additional Lines of Railway and to raise further Monies and for other Purposes 26pp 1864 12 00 Refers to the Devon Bideford and Netley Companies London and South western Railway AN ACT for authorizing divers Arrangements between that Company and other Railway Companies and for defining and regulating the Capital 50pp last page loose 1867 16 00 Refers to lines at Wimbledon and in North Devon Lord Beresford AN ACT for settling and securing an Annuity on Lord Beresford in Consideration of his eminent Services 4pp 1814 18 00 For service in the Peninsular War Lord Exmouth of Canonteign AN ACT for settling and securing an Annuity on Lord Exmouth in Consideration of his eminent Services 4pp 1814 16 00 Lottery winners AN ACT for prolonging the time for claiming the fortunate Tickets in the Charitable Corporation Lottery 4pp black letter plus cover leaf 1735 14 00 DORSET DEVON AND SOMERSET ROADS Lower Compton Yeovil Crewkerne Chard Axminster Taunton Roads AN ACT for repealing Two Acts for repairing the Road from the Halfway House in the Parish of Lower Compton in the County of Dorset to the East End of the Town of Axminster in the County of Devon and several other Roads for repairing several Roads leading from the Town of Taunton 31pp 1800 14 00 Mails AN ACT to provide for the Conveyance of the Mails by Railways 8pp 1838 35 00 Methodist Conference AN ACT to enable the Yearly Conference of the People called Methodists to delegate or confer certain powers to or upon Conferences in Australasia and elsewhere and to confirm past acts in relation thereto 12pp outer pages slightly grubby and ragged 1876 14 00 Contains Schedule of Deed Poll of Rev John Wesley referring to Chapels in Leeds Bristol London GENERAL LOCAL HISTORY Acts of Parliament For a further selection and to receive my latest catalogue please email lesley localhistory co uk Militia AN ACT to defray until the First Day of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty the Charge of the Pay Clothing and contingent and other Expenses of the Disembodied Militia 24pp 1849 14 00 Montgomery and Shrops AN ACT to enable the Commissioners for executing the Office of Treasurer of His Majesty s Exchequer to compound certain Debts and affecting the Estates heretofore of Charles Mason in the Counties of Montgomery and Salop 9pp plus cover leaf Black Letter 1774 13 00 Montgomery Merioneth and Shropshire Roads AN ACT for continuing and enlarging the Term and Powers of Two Acts for repairing several Roads in the Counties of Montgomery Merioneth and Salop Cover leaf 12pp 1773 11 00 Montgomeryshire Middlesex Northampton Shropshire Radnor and Carmarthen Estates AN ACT for impowering the Trustees of the Will of William late Marquis of Powis to make Sales exchanges and Leases of divers Parts of his Estates 11pp 1753 14 00 New Zealand AN ACT to remove Doubts as to the Constitution of the Bishopric of Christchurch in New Zealand and to subdivide the Diocese of New Zealand 2pp 1852 12 00 Norfolk Suffolk Essex Cambridge and Saint Christophers West Indies AN ACT to Dissolve the Marriage of Sir Patrick Blake Baronet with dame Annabella Blake his now Wife and to enable him to marry again 14pp 1778 22 00 Concens property at Norfolk Suffolk Essex Cambridge and Saint Christophers West Indies Picture Lottery AN ACT for extending the Time limited for determining a Lottery established under the Authority of an Act intituled An Act for enabling Thomas Macklin to dispose of his Collection of Modern Paintings as now exhibited at his Gallery in Fleet Street by way of Chance 3pp 1798 14 00 Poaching AN ACT to amend an Act intituled An Act for the better Recovery of the Penalties inflicted upon Persons who destroy the Game 2pp plus cover leaf 1753 8 00 Police AN ACT for consolidating in One Act certain Provisions usually contained in Acts for regulating the Police of Towns 20pp last leaf loose 1847 12 00 Poole Cranbourne and Coombe Roads AN ACT for continuing and amending Two Acts of His present Majesty for repairing Roads leading from the Town of Poole and also for repairing other Roads in and near the said Town and from Cranbourne to Coombe 24pp some foxing 1818 11 00 DORSET AND SOMERSET ROADS Poole Wimborne Minster Blandford Forum and Dorchester Roads AN ACT for repairing several Roads leading out of the Turnpike Road between Poole and Wimborne Minster into the Turnpike Road between Blandford Forum and Dorchester and for repairing and improving the Roads from Durweston Bridge to Caundle Bishop from Bagber Common to Holton Street and from North Cheriton to Lattiford all in the Counties of Dorset and Somerset 18pp 1824 11 00 Post Office AN ACT to enable His Majesty s Postmaster General of Ireland to purchase Premises for the Enlargement of the General Post Office in the City of Dublin 4pp 1807 12 00

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