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High Peak Mining Customs and Mineral Courts Act 1851

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THIRD SCHEDULEBEING LIST OF FEES TO BE ALLOWED ON TAXATION UNDER THIS ACT

To the Steward

£s.d.
For attending View by Grand Jury110
For entering every Plaint, issuing every Summons or Subpoena026
For swearing every Witness in a Cause010
For every Warrant to deliver Possession, or to levy any Debt or Damages, or Money or Costs, or Penalty026
For a certified Copy of any Proceeding in the Great or Small Barmote Court050
For Copy of any Entry or Accounts0G6
For any Search amongst or Examination of the Documents in the Custody of the Steward010
Mileage, 1s. a Mile from his Place of Residence to the Place where the Court is held, such Mileage in no Case to exceed 11.

To Attornies

£s.d.
For attending every Witness examined in Court, and taking down his Evidence068
Drawing Brief, 6s. 8d. per Sheet.
Making fair Copy thereof. (Half Charge allowed for drawing.)
For attending Court on the Trial, and conducting same220
And also Mileage, Is. per Mile, from his Place of Residence to the Place where the Court is held, such Mileage in no Case to exceed 11.
For every Copy of Subpoena -If Duces tecum, 6d. additional.010
For attending to serve every Witness with Subpoena026
And Is. per Mile from Attorney's Residence, if Witness resides within the Hundred of High Peak, such Mileage in no Case to exceed 11.; if in any other Place, the Sum paid to any Agent employed to serve same, provided such Sum be approved and allowed by the Steward.
Such Fees to Counsel as the Steward shall think reasonable, and allow on Taxation.

To the Barmaster of the High Peak

For summoning the Jury to attend Small Barmote Court, 11. Is. for each Cause appointed to be heard at the Court for which the Jury is summoned; such Sums to be paid by the Plaintiff if the Cause do not proceed to the Taxation of Costs.
For attending Small Barmote Court, 10s. 6d. for each Cause appointed to be heard thereat, to be paid by the Plaintiff if the Cause do not proceed to the Taxation of Costs.
For attending a View, except where required by himself0106
Entering each Freeing010
Copy of same010
Entry of Gifts for each Vein020
Entry of every Transfer for each Vein010
Copy of same010
Service of every Notice, Summons, or Order020

For executing any Warrant issued by the Steward :

1st. Where the Amount to be levied shall be less

than 20l.:£s.d.
Seizing the Property030
Each Man in possession, per Day026
All Expenses of Advertisements, if any0100
Catalogues, Sale and Commission, and Delivery of Goods, 1 s. in the Pound on the Produce of the Sale.
2d. Where the Amount to be levied shall exceed 20l.:
Seizing the Property0100
Each Man in possession, per Day026
All Expenses of Advertisements, if any110
Catalogues, Sale and Commission, and Delivery of Goods, Is. in the Pound on the Produce of the Sale.

Deputy Barmasters

For attending on a View by the Grand Jury, except where required by himself0100

To Grand Jury

For attending on a View, each Man, when called to act within his own Liberty040
When called to act out of his own Liberty060

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