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in Council recently promulgated by the English Go- fear of capture of his vessel if it enter the port of his vernment, and the results or effects of them.
enemy; and thus it is only by blockading the enemy's “ The words of one Order in Council, dated the 28th port that the British merchant can be put on the same March, 1854, and which bear on the present subject, are footing as the neutral. Since the commencement of
- To preserve the commerce of neutrals from all un- hostilities with Russia up to the 1st January, 1855, necessary obstruction, her Majesty is willing for the ninety-two vessels have been captured: of these, fortypresent to waive a part of the belligerent rights apper nine have been condemned and sold as the property of taining to her by the law of nations. It is impossible the enemy. for her Majesty to forego the exercise of her right of seizing articles contraband of war, and of preventing “ By allowing the neutral flag to protect the enemy's neutrals from bearing the enemy's despatches, and she property it became necessary to resort to the blockade. must maintain the right of a belligerent to prevent The only method by which, under the recent relaxation neutrals from breaking any effective blockaile which of belligerent rights, unrestricted traffic in our enemy's may be established with an adequate force against the produce could be prevented was by stopping its exit enemy's forts, harbours, or coasts. But her Majesty from his ports. This could be only effected through will waive the right of seizing enemy's property, laden the operation of a blockade. This is neither the time on board a neutral vessel, unless it be contraband of nor place to define or quote authorities to shew what war. It is not her Majesty's intention to claim the amounts to a legal blockade; but I may, I trust, be confiscation of neutral property, not being contraband permitted to say, that a blockade is ofttimes wholly of war, found on board enemies' ships; and her Majesty nugatory, both in law and practice. International further declares, that being anxious to lessen as much legists tell us that the legality of a blockade depends as possible the evils of war, and to restrict its operations upon the means of enforcing it with effect; which is to the regularly organised forces of the country, it is not something like saying, that an offender is legally a her present intention to issue letters of marque for the prisoner to him only who is strong enough to secure commissioning of privateers.'
him. The due notification, also, of the existence of a “Such is the mild language of the hostile policy of blockade, and a knowledge or presumptive knowledge of the present day. I need scarcely add, that both in its existence on the part of those who violate it, is necespractice and theory an important change has been in- sary to render them amenable to capture for their act. troduced into the exercise of our national belligerent • An intricate and difficult question, involving proof rights. The flag of the neutral now covers and protects of these facts, with reference to our blockade in the the property of the enemy—a maxim never before Baltic, is now pending before the English Prize Court, publicly avowed by Great Britain, except under special in which, virtually, the conflicting parties are the treaty. The property of a neutral is also declared in Danish and English Governments. violable even on board an enemy's ship. That, however, in itself, is no new expression of regard on the
« The inferences that I would draw from these part of this country towards neutral property. In remarks are— deference to the several writers on international law, “1. That the loss consequent on the confiscation of and in compliance with the decisions of our courts of Russian vessels and their cargoes has not affected that justice, we have resolutely opposed the doctrine of nation at large, but that the loss has chiefly fallen on enemies' ships enemies' goods. France, however, a comparatively poor and insignificant portion of the has, on the other hand, as steadily maintained it. And population, and that the nobles and the higher classes thus we have two maritime nations, foremost in the are not yet sufferers thereby; and that there is therepath of civilisation, each adopting a rule of interna- fore no influence to hear upon the will of the Emperor, tional law directly at variance with each other—an so as to induce him to seek for peace. instance, and by no means a solitary one, of the uncer- “ 2. That the blockade of the ports of Russia has tainty and flexible elements which compose, or are not, in the Baltic, prevented the export of her produce, supposed to compose, the law of nations.
nor the import of such articles as she imperatively present alliance with France it became absolutely requires, but has excited feelings of hostility on the necessary that there should be uniformity of action part of the northern neutral powers of Europe towards respecting the exercise of belligerent rights; and thus England, which tends to estrange them from an alliance the French Government has relinquished her claim to with her. pronounce as liable to seizure the property of a neutral “ 3. That the recent Orders in Council, although on board an enemy's ship; and England, on the other abandoning much of that intolerant spirit which has hand, has disclaimed her right to seize the enemy's heretofore characterised the exercise of our belligerent property on board a neutral vessel. In further aid of rights, might without injury to ourselves advance still these relaxations, it has been determined by both na- further in the path of lenity. That it would be suffitions to grant no letters of marque.
cient to blockade our enemy's ports for the purpose of “I now proceed to shew, as far as I am able, the preventing the ingress or egress of the munitions of war effect of these Orders in Council, as evinced iri the and disabling his ships of battle, but that his mercantile number, value, and tonnage of vessels captured by her vessels should, if wholly engaged in commerce alone, Majesty's ships and the officers of the Crown, and con- be allowed to pass and repass unmolested. denined by a decree of the Admiralty Prize Court to “ In conclusion, I would remark, that the American be sold for the benefit of the captors.
consul in this country, writing, on the breaking out of " Another important Order followed, dated the 15th the present hostilities, to the Minister for Foreign Affairs April, which declared, that all vessels under a neutral in New York, states, that in an interview with the or friendly flag, being neutral or friendly property, Foreign Minister of this country, the latter said that should be permitted to import into any port or place he had found great difficulties in overcoming the pracin her Majesty's dominions all goods and merchandise i tice of England for so many years, and their unvarying whatsoever, to whomsoever the same might belong, and judicial decisions; but that modern civilisation required to export in like manner, to any port not blockaded, a relaxation in the former rules, and that war should any cargo or goods not being contraband of war, or not be carried on' with as little injury to neutrals as was requiring a special permission.'
compatible with the interests and safety of belligerents.' " This Order directly justifies traffic with the enemy, In addition to this, the last message of the President of both as regards British and neutral traders; but prac- the United States of America contains language of much tically the British trader is excluded, by reason of the import as bearing on this question.”
Eugene Clarke, Manchester, wholesale milliners, April 16 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester, last ex.-R.
Desmone Sulivan, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, shipowner, FRIDAY, MARCH 23.
April 13 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac. BANKRUPTS.
Geo. Boys, Belitha-villas West, Barnsbury-park, Middlesex, PHILIP HENRY HATCH, Wood-street, London, woollen aud. ac.-Wm. Joyce, Greenwich, Kent, engineer, April 12
wine merchant, April 5 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London, warehouseman, dealer and chapman, March 30 at half-past at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.--Henry Clay
2, and April 27 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off burn, Hulme, Lancashire, builder, April 3 at 12, District Ass. Lee; Sols. J. & J. H. Linklater, 17, Sise-lane, Buck- Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester, aud. ac.-Geo. Wilson,
lersbury, London.- Petition filed March 8. THOMAS HUDSON, Chobham, Surrey, grocer and corn
Salford, Lancashire, ironfounder, April 4 at 12, District dealer, dealer and chapman, April 3 at half-past 2, and Court of Bankruptcy,
Manchester, aud. ac.-W.
Whatley, May 1 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off.' Ass. Stockport, Cheshire, cotton spinner, April 3 at 12, District Lee; Sols. J. & J. H. Linklater, 17, Sise-lane, Bucklers- Belfast, Antrim, Ireland, draper, April 13 at 1.2, District
Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester, aud. ac.-T. M'Kenna, bury, London.-Petition filed March 12. GEORGE HARRIS, Chichester, Sussex, grocer, April 3 at Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester, aud. ac.; April 26 at 12, 3, and May 1 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London : Of. April 17 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Newcastle
div.-T. Thompson, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, licensed victualler, Ass. Edwards ; Sols. Titchener, Chichester, Sussex; Pal. mer & Co., 24, Bedford-row, London. - Petition filed shire, oil manufacturer, April 5 at a quarter to 11, District
upon-Tyne, aud. ac.-Robert Atkinson, Hornington, YorkMarch 22. HENRY BUNNY, Newbury, Berkshire, brick maker, Mitchell
, Keighley, Yorkshire, worsted spinners, April 5 at a
Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds, aud. ac.- John Roper and Wm. cattle dealer, money scrivener, dealer and chapman, March 30 at 2, and May 4 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, quarter to 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds, aud. ac. London : Off. Ass. Cannan ; Sols. Talbot, Newbury; Law.
-Isaac Unwin, Poland-st., Oxford-street, Middlesex, builder, rance & Co., 14, Old Jewry-chambers, London. --Petition April 12 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, filed March 12.
div.-Jules Artigues, Mark-lane, London, general merchant, ISAAC WILLIAM WALTON, Haymarket, Middlesex, William Vincent, Joseph Tanner, John Barnes, and Samuel
April 16 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.hotel-keeper, dealer and chapman, March 30 at half-past 1, Hancock, Newbury, Berkshire, bankers, April 16 at 12,
Court and May 4 at half past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London : of Bankruptcy, London, div.-Fred. Noake Baker, SouthOff
. Ass. Cannan ; Sol. Bailey, 10, Mitre-court-chambers, ampton, timber merchant, April 14 at 12, Court of BankTemple.- Petition filed March 19. JAMES WILSON, Princes-street, Hanover-square, Mid- ruptcy, London, div.-Wm. Cross, Melville-place, Hackney,
dlesex, tailor, April 3 and 30 at half-past 1, Court of Bank: Middlesex, printer, April 13 at half-past 1, Court of Bank ruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Stansfeld; Sols
. Campbell & brushmaker, April 13 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London,
ruptcy, London, div.-Wm. Phillips, Minories, Middleses, Witty, 21, Essex-street, Strand, Middlesex.-Petition filed div.-Robert Thomas, Wardour-street, Oxford-street
, MidMarch 10. FREDERICK GEORGE TEALE and FRANCIS SMITH, ruptcy, London, div.--Henry John Achlin, High Holborn
dlesex, tool maker, April 13 at half-past 1, Conrt of Bank. Welbeck-street, Cavendish-square, Middlesex, and Black Middlesex, wholesale shoe manufacturer, April 14 at 11
; friars-road, Surrey, builders and decorators, dealers and Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.-Stephen Carlton, DarLondon : of. Ass. Stansfeld ; Sol. Wetherfield, 14, Basing- trict Court of Bankruptcy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, div.-John hall-street, London.-Petition filed March 22. THOMAS LEAVESLEY, Coventry, Warwickshire, silk
Williams the younger, Talysarn, Llanllyfni, Carnarvonshire
, dyer, dealer and chapman, (lately carrying on business with draper, April 13 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Richard Hands, under the firm of Leavesley & Hands), shire, innkeeper, April 14 at 12, District Court of Bankruptors:
pool, div.--Henry Wales, Attercliffe, near Sheffield, YorkApril 7 and
28 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Bir- Sheffield, div.-- John Frederick Kershaw, Sheffield, York. mingham: Off. Ass
. Christie; Sols. Minster, Coventry ; shire, builder, April 14 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Reece, Birmingham.-Petition dated March 20. CHARLES JAMES WILLIAM MORRIS, Bilston, Staf.
Sheffield, div. fordshire, draper and clotbier, April 2 and 30 at half-past to be allowed, unless Cause be shewn to the contrary or of
CERTIFICATES. 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham : Off. Ass. Whitmore; Sols. Cowdell, jun., Hinckley ; James, Bir
before the Day of Meeting. mingham.-Petition dated March 19.
John R. West, Canal-road, Kingsland, Middlesex, dealer WILLIAM HESKIN OSBORN, Leicester, wine and spirit in hard wood, April 16 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptop,
merchant, dealer and chapman, April 3 and May 1 at 10, London.-John Beaumont the elder and John Beaumont the District Court of Bankruptcy, Nottingham : off. Ass! younger, Commercial-place, City-road, Middlesex, coachHarris ; Sols. Spooner, Leicester ; Motteram & Knight, makers, April 13 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, LonBirmingham.- Petition dated March 17.
don.- Henry J. Achlin, High Holborn, Middlesex, wholesale WALTER WILDE, Liverpool, corn broker, April 5 and shoe manufacturer, April 14 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy,
May 3 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool : London.-W. Foster, Bridge Wharf, Millbank,
Petition Middlesex, stone merchant, April 14'at half-past 11, Court of filed March 13.
Bankruptcy, London. - George James Loe, Chertsey, Surrey, JAMES CRINAN, Burnley, Lancashire, grocer, provision builder, April 17 at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London. -Joseph dealer, dealer and chapman, April 4 and 25 at 11, District Stoddart, Northleach, Gloucestershire, draper, April 20 at 11, Haigh, Liverpool; Sale & Co., Manchester. - Petition filed Newcastle-upon-Tyne, licensed victualler, April 17 at halfMarch 6.
past 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. MARTHA HOPE IRELAND, Newton Heath, Lancashire, -Wm. Shipman, Deansgate, Manchester, baker, April 18 at dyer and bleacher, dealer and chapman, April 4 and 24 at 12, District
Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester.-J. Latimer. 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester : 08. Ass. Newcastle-under-Lyne, Staffordshire, draper, April 12 at 18, Pott; Sols. J. & B. Whitworth, Manchester.-Petition filed District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham. March 17.
To be granted, unless an appeal be duly entered.
, ner and tin-plate worker, dealer and chapman, April 3" and Ducicinfield,
Cheshire, grocer. n Sonathan Wailes, Dewsbury:
Sidney Sprod, Bristol, cabinet maker. - John Hadfield, May 1 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester : Yorkshire, scribbling miller Thomas Carrier, Wolverloren OR? Ass. Pott; Sols. Bickerstaff & Myres, Preston - tork Staforashire, Dosier. E.K.AG:l65. Dadley, Worces. Petition filed March 10.
tersbire, grocer.-- George Newmarch, Nottingham, hatter. MEETINGS.
Robert Cruickshanks, Auchinairn, Cadder, Lanarkshire,
At the County Court of Leicestershire, at LEICESTER, Who hæve fled their Petitions in the Court of Bankruptcy,
April 11. and have obtained an Interim Order for Protection from Henry Scott, Leicester, out of business. Process.
At the County Court of Hampshire, at WINCHESTER, Henry Shalders, Birmingham, commission agent, April 4
April 20. at 11, County Court of Warwickshire, at Birmingham.- John
James Churchill, Southsea, Southampton, teacher of music. Lunt, Birmingbam, grocer, April 4 at 11, County Court of Warwickshire, at Birmingham.--Edward H. Dean, Birming, the National Mercantile Life Assurance Company, London.
-George Eaton, Landport, Portsea, Southampton, agent to ham, tobacconist's assistant, April 4 at 11, County Court of John Stephens, Southsea, Southampton, lodging-house keeper. Warwickshire, at Birmingham. - Thomas Swinnerton, Birmingham, out of business, April 4 at 11, County Court of Warwickshire, at Birmingham. - George Littlewood, Bir.
TUESDAY, MARCH 27. mingham, out of business, April 4 at 11, County Court of Warwickshire, at Birmingham.-Robert Williams, Newport, CHARLES VINER, HENRY VINER, GEORGE VINER,
and JOSEPH JOHN VINER, Brighton, and Cliff, Lewes, ley, Shropshire, draper, April 21 at 10, County Court of
Sussex, plumbers and glaziers, (under the firm of C. Viner Shropshire, at Madeley.- John Westbrook, Sbiffnal, Shrop
& Sons), April 5 at 11, and May 10 at 12, Court of Bankshire, shoemaker, April 21 at 10, County Court of Shropshire,
ruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Bell ; Sols. J. & J. H. Linklater,
Sise-lane, London.-Petition filed March 23. at Madeley.-James Bradley, Salford, Lancashire, joiner, April 3 at 11, County Court of Lancashire, at Salford.-H. JAMES CHURCHYARD, Lothian-terrace, Cold-harbourJoynes, Carrington, Basford, Nottinghamshire, dyer, April 10
lane, Brixton, Surrey, builder, dealer and chapman, April 5 at 10, County Court of Nottinghamshire, at Nottingham.-I.
at 2, and May 8 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Joynes, Nottingham, dyer, April 10 at 10, County Court of
Off. Ass. Johnson ; Sols. Asbursts & Morris, Old Jewry. Nottinghamshire, at Nottingham.--John 0. Hanlon, Notting
- Petition filed March 24. ham, travelling draper, April 10 at 10, County Court of Not GEORGE TIDD, Codicote, Hertfordshire, com dealer, tingbamshire, at Nottingham.-John Hartley, Arnold, Not
dealer and chapman, April 5 at 12, and May 8 at 11, tinghamshire, sboemaker, April 10 at 10, County Court of
Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Bell ; Sols. Nottinghamshire, at Nottingham.- Francis L. Johnson, Roch
Simpson, St. Albans; Crossly & Armstrong, Lombard
street, London.--Petition filed March 14. dale, Lancashire, bookkeeper, April 5 at 12, County Court of Lancashire, at Rochdale.-- James Ashworth, Bacup,
Lanca- MARK BOYD, New Bank-buildings, London, sharebroker, shire, earter, April 5 at 12, County Court of Lancashire, at
dealer and chapman, April 14 and May 11 at half-past 1, Rochdale.-Wm. Butterworth, Rochdale, Lancashire, shoe
Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Whitmore; Sol. maker, April 5 at 12, County Court of Lancashire, at Roch.
Harris, 34 A, Moorgate-street, London. - Petition filed dale.-Wm. Clark, Exeter, grocer, April 10 at 10, County JAMES LORD, Edwards-terrace and Stephensop-terrace,
March 7. Court of Devonshire, at Exeter.-Jane Richer, widow, Ixworth, Suffolk, confectioner, April 2 at 10, County Court of
Caledonian-road, Islington, Middlesex, oil and colour man, Suffolk, at Bury St. Edmunds. --Joseph Lockwood, Newtown
April 13 at half-past 12, and May 4 at 1, Court of BankLindford, Leicestershire, foreman at a stone quarry, April 9
ruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Whitmore; Sol. Carpenter, 3, at 10, County Court of Leicestershire, at Loughborough.-4. WILLIAM WILKINS, Aylesbury-street, Clerkenwell, Mid
Elm-court. Temple, London.-Petition filed March 23. Hemus, Stoulton, Worcestershire, schoolmistress, April 12 at 10, County Court of Worcestershire, at Pershore.-James
dlesex, licensed victualler, April 4 at half-past 2, and Newton, Oldbam, Lancashire, cotton-waste dealer, March 23
May 19 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. at 12, County Court of Lancashire, at Oldham.-Harrison
Nicholson ; Sol. Pyke, 43, Lincoln's-inn-fields. - Petition M'Donald, Oldham, Lancashire, labourer, March 23 at 12, HENRY NATHANIEL BYLES, Gosport, Southampton,
dated March 23. County Court of Lancashire, at Oldham.-Wm. H. Gardner, Leicester, cooper, April 11 at 10, County Court of Leicester
brewer, April 4 at half-past 12, and May 5 at half-past 1, shire, at Leicester.-- Richard Rowlands, Chester, coal agent,
Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Pennell; Sols. April 25 at 10, County Court of Cheshire, at Chester.-T. H.
Wilson, Salisbury; Taylor & Collisson, 28, Great JamesCaupe, Halme, Manchester, teacher, April 30 at 12, County PHILEMON EDWARDS, Lower-street, Islington, Middle
street, London.- Petition dated March 16. Court of Lancashire, at Manchester.-H. Cooper, Burslem, Staffordshire, domestic servant, March 28 at 10, County Court
sex, ironmonger and builder, dealer and chapman, April 4 of Staffordshire, at Hanley.
at 11, and May 5 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London :
Off. Ass. Nicholson; Sols. Lawrance & Co., 14, Old County Court of Derbyshire, at Derby. An Assignee has Jewry-chambers, London.- Petition dated Oct. 17. been appointed in the following Case:
WILLIAM CORNISH, Great Thurlow, Suffolk, grocer and Harriot Havenhand, Eckington, sickle manufacturer, No. draper, dealer and chapman, April 4 at half-past 1, and 79,384 C.; Robert Barker, assignee.
May 8 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. The following Prisoners are ordered to be brought up before
Stansfeld ; Sols. Sole & Co., 68, Aldermanbury.--Petition
filed March 5. e Judge of the County Court, to be examined and dealt GEORGE BERESFORD, Portsmouth-street, Lincoln's-innwith according to the Statute :
fields, and Wych-street, Strand, Middlesex, carver, gilder, At the County Court of Yorkshire, at KINGSTON-UPON. and picture-frame maker, dealer and chapman, April 4 at HULL, April 7.
12, and May 8 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, LonThomas B. Gale, Kingston-upon-Hull, out of business.
don: Off. Ass. Graham ; Sol. Levy, 14, Arundel-street, W. Ullman, Kingston-upon-Hull, out of business.-William
Strand, Middlesex.- Petition filed March 16. Lazenby, Kingston-upon-Hull, hackney cartman.
GEORGE HOFFMAN, Park-terrace, Park-road, Clapham, At the County Court of Norfolk, at the Shirehall,
Surrey, (formerly carrying on business at Sarah's-place,
James-street, Old Kent-road), brewer, India-rubber manuNorwich CASTLE, April 7 at 10.
facturer, dealer and chapman, April 4 at balf-past 2, and Henry Land, Norwich, baker. Charles T. Scott, Norwich, May 2 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London : Off. apholsterer.- Robert Clark, Norwich, blacksmith.-R. C.
Ass. Graham ; Sols. De Jersey & Son, St. Ann's-lane, Heigham, Norwich, brewer.
City.--Petition filed March 19. At the County Court of Nottinghamshire, at NOTTINGHAM, JAMES JONES, Birmingham, tailor and woollendraper, April 10.
April 7 and 27 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, BirCharles Bird, Willoughby-on-the-Wolds, shoemaker.-H.
mingham: Off. Ass. Bittleston ; Sol. Baker, Birmingham.
- Petition dated March 15. Pinchin, Worksop-common, maltster.
MORITZ GUMPEL COHN, Great Bridge, Staffordshire, At the County Court of Devonshire, at EXETER, April 10. pawnbroker and clothier, April 11 and 30 at half-past 10,
John Litson, Linton, out of business.-Frederick Doyle, District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham : Off. Ass. BitStonehouse, tailor.
tleston ; Sol. Payn, Birmingham.-Petition dated March 22.
ROBERT BARBOR, Phoenix-wharf, Surrey Canal-bank, J. H. Godber, F. Godber, and J. W. Howes, Eastwood, Not.
Deptford, Kent, resin and tar distiller and grease manu- tinghamshire, drapers, April 17 at 10, District Court of Bank. facturer, dealer and chapman, (trading under the firm of ruptcy, Nottingham.--John Bates and Edward Bower, Lei. Barbor & Co.), April 17 at 2, and May 8 at 12, Court of cester, lambs'-wool spinners, April 17 at 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Lee; Sol. Nicholl, 33, Bankruptcy, Nottingham. Isaac Barton, Stafford, grocer,
Essex-street, Strand, Middlesex.- Petition filed March 26. April 19 at 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham. WILLIAM GIBSON, Alford, Lincolnshire, innkeeper, corn -James Swann, Coventry, Warwickshire, hardware dealer,
merchant, and coal merchant, April 18 and May 9 at 12, April 19 at balf-past 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, BirDistrict Court of Bankruptcy, Kingston-upon-Hull: Of. mingham.-James Ellis, Birmingham, fender manufacturer, Ass. Carrick; Sol. Brackenbury, Alford, Lincolnshire.- April 19 at half-past 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, BirPetition dated March 15.
mingham. THOMAS HASTINGS IRWIN, Southport, Lancashire, To be granted, unless an Appeal be duly entered. share broker and share dealer, April 11 and May 1l at ll,
John B. Mercer, Bath, carpenter.-T. Bethell, Riley-street, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool: Off. Ass. Bird; Bermondsey, Surrey, licensed victualler.- N. John Gardner
, Sols. Lace & Co., Liverpool.-Petition filed March 23. JAMES HARGREAVES NUTTALL, Liverpool, merchant Southport, Lancashire, dentist.- John Carlmell, Liverpool,
Water-lane, London, commission agent.-- William Allaway, and commission agent, April 19 and May 11 at 11, District shoemaker. - James P. Deane, Manchester, merchant.-G. Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool: Off. Ass. Turner ; Sols. Heyworth, Egypt Mill, near Rawstentall
, Lancashire, cotton Lowndes & Co., Liverpool. - Petition filed March 23. JOHN HUGHES, Toxteth-park, Lancashire, joiner and Batley, Yorkshire, worsted spinner.
manufacturer.- Jonathan Porritt, Union Mill, Gildersome, builder, April 12 and 30 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool : Off. Ass. Cazenove ; Sol. Owen, Liverpool.
PARTNERSHIPS DISSOLVED. Petition filed March 16.
Edward Lloyd Powell and Cornelius Lloyd, Abergavenny,
Monmouthshire, solicitors in Chancery and attornies-at-law.MEETINGS.
George Waugh and Henry Sadler Mitchell, Great James.st., John T. Merrick, Hereford-road, Westbourne-grove, Mid. Bedford-row, Middlesex, attornies and solicitors. dlesex, builder, April 7 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London,
Scotch SEQUESTRATIONS. pr. d.-Thomas B. Manning, Creck-road, Deptford, Kent, ironfounder, April 7 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, Bannerman & Morris, Glasgow, merchants.
James Bruce & Co., Paisley, coal merchants.-Messrs.
Addison & London, avd. ac.- Thomas Brooks, Henrietta-street, Covent. garden, Middleses, and Sandoun, Isle of Wight, Southamp- sion merchants. --John Dick, Glasgow, carter.—John Jack,
Stables, Keith, carriers._John Strathern, Glasgow, commiston, wine merchant, April 13 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, Lon. dop, aud. ac.-Simeon Stansfield, Little Hulton, Lancashire,
Uddingston, Lanarkshire, grocer.
William W. Mansell, cotton spinner, April 7 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy Glasgow, commission merchant.–Smellie, Brothers, Patrick, Manchester, aud. ac.—John Evans, Hampton-court, Middle
INSOLVENT DEBTORS hotel keeper, April 20 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, Lon. don, div.-James A. Smith, Queen-street, Hammersmith, who have filed their Petitions in the Court of Bankruptcy, Middlesex, and Newport-street, Lambeth, Surrey, lighterman,
and have obtained an Interim Order for Protection from April 20 at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.-John
Process. Midgley, Nottingham, soda water manufacturer, April 24 at John Owen, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, cabinet maker, April 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Nottingham, aud. ac.-J. 24 at 10, County Court of Shropshire, at Shrewsbury.-John B. Mercer, Bath, carpenter, April 19 at 11, District Court of Cook, Swaff ham, Norfolk, blacksmith, April 19 at 10, County Bankruptcy, Bristol, div.-G. Pearson, Birkenhead, Cheshire, Court of Norfolk, at Swaffbam.- Noah Shreeve, Swaffhan, grocer, April 20 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liver- Norfolk, baker, April 19 at 10, County Court of Norfolk, at pool, div.
Swaffham. - Thomas Pickton, Reading, Berkshire, brazier, CERTIFICATES.
April 17 at 10, County Court of Berkshire, at Reading To be allowed, unless Cause be shewn to the contrary on or
J. B. Hawson, Chorlton-upon-Medlock, Manchester, joiner, before the Day of Meeting.
April 30 at 12, County Court of Lancashire, at Manchester Thomas Standen, Goudhurst, Kent, general dealer, April 19 Wm. J. Wadland, Kingston-upon-Hull
, butcher, April 7 at at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London. Henry Elgar, Ashford, 10, County Court of Yorkshire, at Kingston-upon-Hull.Kent, grocer, April 19 at half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, 10, County Court of Yorkshire, at Kingston-upon-Hull..
Joseph Andrew, Kingston-upon-Hull, cowkeeper, April 7 at London. Henry Albert Linford and William Richardson, William R. Crews, Liverpool, joiner, April 3 at 10, County Sherborne-lane, London, tavern and eating-house keepers, Court of Lancashire, at Liverpool.-James Rogers Palmer, April 20 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London: William Liverpool, professor of dancing, April 3 at 10, County Court Turner, Bow-lane, Cheapside, London, tailors' trimming of Lancashire, at Liverpool. seller, April 23 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.
--James Baylis, Bruce-cottage, Tottenham, Middlesex, crape. The following Persons, who, on their several Petitions filed dresser, April 18 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London. in the Court, have obtained Interim Orders for Protection --Samuel S. Ireland, Brighton, Sussex, cabinet maker, April from Process, are required to appear in Court as herein18 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.- George W. Gibbert, afler mentioned, at the Court-house, in Portugal-street, Waterloo-street, Hammersmith, Middlesex, licensed victualler, Lincoln's Inn, as follows, to be examined and dealt with April 20 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-J. W. Fisher according to the Statute:and James Basey, Norwich, cabinet makers, April 20 at halfpast 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Robert G. Rose,
April 19 at 11, before the CHIEF COMMISSIONER. Cowley-terrace, North Brixton, Surrey, draper, April 18 at
John T. Barnes, Lime-street, Fenchurch-street, City, clock half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London. George M.Mil- maker. - Thomas S. Williams, Grange-road, Bermondsey, lan, Bennett-street, Blackfriars, Surrey, draper, April 18 at Surrey, schoolmaster.---Wm. Lee, Turk-street, Bethnal-green, half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-G. Adamson, Middlesex, out of business.-Benjamin Batt, Nichol-square, West-street, Victoria-park, Bethnal-green, Middlesex, car
Hackney-road, Middlesex, carpenter. Thomas T'ring, Wil. penter, April 20 at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-- Juan ton-street, Finsbury-square, Middlesex, brush manufacturer. Oliver, Daventry, Northamptonshire, ironmonger, April 19 Stephen I. Howell, Aske-terrace, Bevingdon-street, Horton at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-John Birt, Abinghall, New-town, Middlesex, wholesale milliner.-William Lucas, Gloucestershire, paper manufacturer, April 20 at 11, District Harriet-street, Fulham-road, Middlesex, builder.-H. Cos, Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol. - John Carver, Liverpool, Alpha-road, St. John's Wood, Middlesex, collecting clerk. licensed victualler, April 17 at 11, District Court of Bank- April 20 at 11, before the Chier COMMISSIONER. ruptcy, Liverpool.- John Williams the younger, Talysarn, George Callingham, Ewell, Surrey, plumber.-R. Caless, Llanllyfni, Carnarvonshire, draper, April 19 at 11, District Terrace, Wimbledon, Surrey, plumber.-John Birch, HarCourt of Bankruptcy, Liverpool.-Hugh Brown, Liverpool, land-square, Philip-street, Kingsland-road, Middlesex, saddlemerchant, April 20 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Li- tree maker. Richard Harris, Praed-street, Paddington, Midverpool.- Joseph Poppleton, Leicester, lambs'-wool spinner, dlesex, oil and colour man.-James Barr, Twickenham, MidApril 17 at 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Nottingham.- l dlesex, carpenter.
May 10 at 11, before Mr. Commissioner PHILLIPS. Chadwick, Gorton Brook, Lancashire, out of business : in the Mounsteven Wright, Woolwich, Kent, steward in her Ma. Gaol of Lancaster.-John Stead, York, out of business : in jesty's service.Robert Mopsey, Victoria-terrace, Notting fax, Yorkshire, clothier : in the Gaol of York.-Thos. West,
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at 12. Saturday, March 24.
J. Smith, Enderby's-cottages, Marsh-lane, East GreenAssignees have been appointed in the following Cases. Fur- wich, clerk.–Francis Pearce, Union-place, Blackheath-road,
ther particulars may be learned at the Office, in Portugal- out of business. street, Lincoln's-inn-fields, on giving the Number of the At the County Court of Essex, at CHELMSFORD, April 12 Case.
at 12. Richard Brookes, Upper Berkeley-street West, Middlesex,
Edward Smith, Brentwood, South Weald, grocer.-John cheesemonger, No. 64,986 T.; John Liles, assignee.- George Nunn, Colchester, cap maker. - Isaac Clark, Maunden, beerW. Shau, Doncaster, Yorkshire, waterman, No. 79,492 C.; seller. John Mee, John C. Mee, and Charles $. Burnaby; assignees. At the County Court of Gloucestershire, at GLOUCESTER, William Wigglesworth, Bradford, Yorkshire, hairdresser, No. 77,587 C.; James G. Hutchinson, assignee.-J. Baildon,
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INSOLVENT DEBTORS' DIVIDENDS. James Hinckley the elder, Blackman-street, Southwark,
Ann Angelique Enot, Titchfield-street, Oxford-st., MiddleSarrey, newstender : in the Gaol of Surrey.- Jas. Hillyer the sex, importer of foreign lace : 104d. in the pound.—Thomas elder, Stratford, Essex, shoemaker : in the Debtors Prison for Poulsom, Atworth, near Melksham, Wiltshire, innkeeper : London and Middlesex. – John Plews, Fairfield cottages, 48. 14d. in the pound. Thos. Marshall
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