By the King, a proclamation, for the speedy and effectual putting in execution the act of Parliament for regulating the measures and prices of coals [microform].
- Corporate Author:
- England and Wales. Sovereign (1694-1702 : William III)
- London : printed by Charles Bill, and the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, deceas'd, printers to the Kings most excellent Majesty, 1695.
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page).
- Additional Creators:
- William III, King of England, 1650-1702
- At end of text: Given at Our court at Kensington the seventh day of April, 1695. In the seventh year of Our reign.
Steele arms 124; notation: Unkle Lord Eighteenth.
"Recites the provisions of an Act, 16 & 17 Charles II, whereby sea-coal is to be sold by the chaldron of 36 bushels heaps up, or by the hundred of 112 lb. avoirdupois, on pain of forfeiture of coals and double value thereof, half to informer, half to parish. Justices to fix prices. This Act for 3 years expired, was revived 2 Wm. III for 7 years from 1 December 1690. Newcastle colliers allowed to have foreign sailors. Lord Mayor and Aldermen to enforce this Act and to report to Privy Council April 18." -- Steele.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
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- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1998. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books; Tract supplement C24:1).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) W2475
Steel I, 4150
Early English books tract supplement interim guide 21.h.3
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