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National Maritime Museum Act 1934

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FIRST SCHEDULELands to be vested in the Commissioners of Works and used for the purposes of the museum

All that land containing eleven and one half acres or thereabouts bounded as near as may be on the north by Romney Road on the west by land now in the occupation of The Seaman's Hospital Society on the south by Greenwich Park and on the east by Park Row in the parish of Greenwich in the county of London together with all the buildings on the said land formerly occupied by the Royal Hospital School.

SECOND SCHEDULEConstitution and Proceedings of the Board

1The Board shall consist of such persons as may be appointed by the Treasury, and every member of the Board shall hold office for such time as may be specified in his appointment.

2Any person ceasing to be a member of the Board shall be eligible for reappointment.

3If a member of the Board becomes, in the opinion of the Treasury, unfit to continue in office or incapable of performing his duties, the Treasury shall forthwith declare his office to be vacant and shall notify the fact in such manner as the Treasury thinks fit, and thereupon the office shall become vacant.

4The powers of the Board may be exercised notwithstanding any vacancy in their number.

5The Board may make rules for regulating the proceedings, including quorum, of the Board.

THIRD SCHEDULEDeeds Relating to Certain Objects Transferred from Trustees therein mentioned to the Board

Deeds.Trustees.
Declaration of Trust dated the fourteenth day of October, nineteen hundred and twenty-seven, made in contemplation of the institution of a museum for the public exhibition of articles of naval or nautical interest.

The Right Hon. James Richard Earl Stanhope, D.S.O., M.C.

Admiral Sir George Price Webley Hope, K.C.B., K.C.M.G.

Sir Lionel Earle, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., C.M.G.

Roger Charles Anderson, F.S.A.

Geoffrey Arthur Romaine Callender, F.S.A.

Declaration of Trust dated the seventeenth day of August, nineteen hundred and twenty-eight, made in contemplation of the presentation of the collection known as the Macpherson Collection for retention in a museum for the public exhibition of articles of naval or nautical interest.

Sir James Caird, Bart.

The Right Hon. James Richard Earl Stanhope, D.S.O., M.C.

Admiral Sir George Price Webley Hope, K.C.B., K.C.M.G.

Sir Lionel Earle, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., C.M.G.

Roger Charles Anderson, F.S.A.

Geoffrey Arthur Romaine Callender, F.S.A.

Agreement made the seventh day of July, nineteen hundred and thirty-one, between Roger Charles Anderson, F.S.A., and the trustees mentioned in the said agreement, with respect to the Anderson Collection described in the schedule to the said agreement.

The Right Hon. James Richard Earl Stanhope, D.S.O., M.C.

Admiral Sir George Price Webley Hope, K.C.B., K.C.M.G.

Sir Lionel Earle, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., C.M.G.

Roger Charles Anderson, F.S.A.

Geoffrey Arthur Romaine Calender, F.S.A.

Sir James Caird, Bart.

Trust Deed made the twenty-eighth day of December, nineteen hundred and thirty-one, between John Durham Denis de Vitre, Clerk in Holy Orders, and the trustees mentioned in the said deed, with respect to the objects specified in the schedule to the said deed.

The Right Hon. James Richard Earl Stanhope, D.S.O., M.C.

Admiral Sir George Price Webley Hope, K.C.B., K.C.M.G.

Sir Lionel Earle, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., C.M.G.

Roger Charles Anderson, E.S.A.

Sir James Caird, Bart.

Geoffrey Arthur Romaine Calender, E.S.A.

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