Englands grievance discovered, in relation to the coal trade: with the map of the river of Tine, and situation of the town and corporation of Newcastle: the tyrannical oppression of those magistrates, their charters and grants; the several tryals, depositions, and judgements obtained against them; with a breviate of several statutes proving repugnant to their actings; with proposals for reducing the excessive rates of coals for the future; and the rise of their grants appearing in this book (Google eBook)

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Printed for R. Ibbitson, and P. Stent, 1796 - Coal trade - 216 pages
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Page 187 - King's most excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, that the said right claimed by the people of...
Page 200 - Let him that stole steal no more : but rather let him labour, working with his hands the thing that is good, that he may have whereof to give to him that hath need.
Page 150 - Benches, or three of them, or before the Justices of Assizes in their Circuit or Progress in that Shire where such Acts or Ordinances be made, upon Pain of Forfeiture of Forty Pounds for every Time that they do contrary. We do not find by the First of King GEORGE, that his Majesty's Power of approving the Forms of Affirmations, prescribed by our Laws, is in the least abridged ; for the King may rtisjtensp with the Statute of the Ninth of EDWARD il.
Page 185 - That every person and persons which . . . shall stab or thrust any person or persons, that hath not then any weapon drawn, or that hath not then first stricken " the party which shall so stab or thrust, so as the person or persons so stabbed or thrust shall thereof die within the space of six months then next following, although it cannot be proved that the same was done of malice forethought...
Page 188 - ... proclamation, inhibition, restraint, warrant of assistance, or other matter or thing tending as aforesaid, or any liberty, power, or faculty, grounded or pretended to be grounded upon them or any of them.
Page 135 - You shall do no falsehood, nor consent to any to be done in the court, and if you know of any to be done, you shall give knowledge thereof to the justices of the court, or some of them, that it may be reformed. You shall not wittingly...
Page 150 - Seventhi [AD 1503-4] it was enacted, "that no Masters, Wardens, and Fellowships of Crafts or Mysteries, nor any of them, nor any Rulers of Guilds or Fraternities," should from thenceforth " take upon them to make any Acts or Ordinances, nor to execute any Acts or Ordinances by them heretofore made...
Page 136 - ... of fee or reward of any person or persons for the impanelling or returning of any inquest, jury, or tales, in any Court of Record for the Queen, or...
Page 172 - Whatsoever person or persons . . . shall engross or get into his or their hands by buying, contracting, or promise-taking, other than by demise, grant, or lease of land, or tithe, any corn growing in the fields, or any other corn or grain, butter, cheese, fish, or other dead victual, whatsoever, within the realm of England, to the intent to sell the same again, shall be accepted, reputed, and taken an unlawful engrosser or engrossers.

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