Journal, December 1745: Volume 53

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Journals of the Board of Trade and Plantations: Volume 8, January 1742 - December 1749. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1931.

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Journal, December 1745

Tuesday, December 17. Present:—Colonel Bladen, Mr. Plumer, Mr. Brudenell, Mr. Pitt, Mr. Leveson Gower.


The Secretary laid before the Board an account of the incidental charges of this office, from Midsummer to Michaelmas, 1744, amounting in the whole to £301 18s. 5d., and a letter to the Lords of the Treasury, desiring payment thereof, and of the salaries due to the Secretary and under officers for the same time, was agreed to and signed.

Thursday, December 19. Present:—Colonel Bladen, Mr. Ashe, Mr. Plumer.


Read a letter to the Board from Mr. Jones, President of the Council and Commander in Chief of Bermuda, dated August 3rd, 1745, transmitting the following public papers, viz.:—
Minutes of Council, from the 4th September, 1744, to the 15th of June, 1745.
Minutes of Council in Assembly, from the 7th of January, 1744–5, to the 7th of March following.