Town Charters; Including Grants of Territory Within the Present Limits of New Hampshire, Made by the Government of Massachusets, and a Portion of the

Town Charters; Including Grants of Territory Within the Present Limits of New Hampshire, Made by the Government of Massachusets, and a Portion of the

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...into a Township And Infranchized with the Same Powers Authorities & Previledges which other Towns within our S" Province by Law have & Enjoy--And it Appearing unto us to be Conducive to the General Good of our S" Province as well as of the S" Inhabitants in Perticular by Maintaining good order and Encouraging the Culture of the Lands that the Same Should be Done Know ye therefore that we of our Especial Grace Certain knowledge and for the Encourageing & Promoteing the good Purposes and Ends Afores" by & with the Advice of our Trusty & well beloved BENNING WEN'rwoR'rH Esq our Governour & Com'ander in Chieff and of our Council for S" Province have Errected Incorporated & ordained and by these Presents for us our heirs & Successors do will & ordain that the Inhabitants of the Tract of Land afores" (Bounded as follows Viz) Begining at the Boundary Pitch Pine Tree made by M' Mitchell and runing on the North Boundary Line of the Massachusets untill it comes within two Miles & Eighty Rods of Merrimack River Then North Twenty Degrees East to Londonderry then by London Derry East South East five Miles & one hundred & forty rods then South to Methuen Line and to Meet the Curve Line called Mitchells Line then by S" Curved Line to the Pitch Pine Tree where it began and that Shall Inhabit the Same be & by These Presents 'Are Declared & ordained to be A Town Corporate And 1-34 Are hereby Errected & Incorporated into a Body Pollitick and A Corporation to have Continuance for ever by the name of Pelham with all the Powers & Authorities Previledges Im'unities and franchizes Which other Towns within our S" Province or any...show more

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  • Paperback | 278 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236975596
  • 9781236975591