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Duchy of Lancaster Act 1787

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VIAgreements entered into by Order of the Chancellor and Council with Mortgagees, &c. to be valid.E+W+S

All and every Agreement or Agreements which shall or may be made or entered into by, or by the Order of, the Chancellor and Council of the said Duchy, with any Mortgagee or Mortgagees of any of His Majesty’s Lands within the Liberties and Franchises of the said Duchy, such Mortgages having been made by the Authority of any Act or Acts of Parliament, or to or with any of His Majesty’s Lessees of the Lands so in mortgage, or with the Husbands, Guardians, Trustees, or Committees, of any such Mortgagees or Lessees, being respectively Women under Coverture, or under any other Disability, shall be, and the same is and are hereby declared to be good, valid, and effectual in the Law, for the discharging of any such Mortgage or Mortgages, and for charging His Majesty’s said Lands, and the Lessees thereof for the time being, with the payment to His Majesty, His Heirs and Successors, of the interest of such monies as shall, in pursuance of this Act, and of any such Agreements, be advanced by, or by the Order of, the said Chancellor and Council for the purposes aforesaid, notwithstanding any disability in the parties making or entering into the same agreements respectively.

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