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Highway Act 1835

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Licence from Justices at Special Sessions for the Highways for a Surveyor to dig, &c. Materials upon inclosed Lands, for the Repair of Highways

(to wit.) To the Surveyor of the Parish of _______________ in the Hundred of (to wit.) in the said County. Whereas by an Act passed in the Fifth and Sixth Year of the Reign of King William the Fourth, intituled "An Act," &c. [here set out Title of Act,] the Surveyor is authorized to dig, get, take, and carry away Materials lying upon any Lands or Grounds within the Parish for which he is appointed, for the Use and Benefit of the Highways, but not without the Consent of the Occupier or Owner of such Lands or Grounds, or his Agent, or a Licence from the Justices at a Special Sessions for the Highways: And whereas it appears to us ______________________________ His Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the said County, and acting within the said [Hundred, &c], at a Special Sessions for the Highways assembled, upon the Oath of CD. the said Surveyor [or One of the Surveyors], that he hath applied to A.B. of ______________________________for his Consent to dig, get, take, and carry away Materials from the Lands called or known by the Names of _______________ and _______________ in his Occupation [or of which he is the Owner, or in the Occupation of J.K., or of -which J. K. is the Owner, and the said A.B. his Agent], within the said [Parish, &c], for the Purposes aforesaid, and that the said Materials are necessary for the Repairs of the Highways, and that the said A.B. hath refused to permit the same to be dug, got, taken, and carried away ; and the said A.B. having been duly summoned to appear before us, to show Cause why such Permission should not be granted, and having appeared before us accordingly, [or having sent his Steward or Agent, or CD., on his Behalf, to attend us on that Occasion, or, but not having appeared,] we have heard what has been alleged, and taken the said Matter into consideration, and are of opinion that the said Materials are necessary, and ought to be dug, got, taken, and carried away for the Purposes aforesaid: Therefore we do hereby give our Licence to the said Surveyor [or Surveyors] to dig, get, take, and carry away the same accordingly, the said Surveyor making Satisfaction for the same, and also for the Damage done to such Lands, in the Manner directed by the said Act. Given under our Hands the _______________ Day of _______________ One thousand eight hundred and _______________ . ______________________________ J. P. ______________________________ K. P. No. 11

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