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LONDON GAZETTE of MAY 3,
1817,

Westminster, April 29, 1817.

THIS day, the Lords being met, a message was sent to the Honourable House of Commons by the Deputy Usher of the Black Rod, acquainting them, that The Lords, authorised by virtue of a Commission under the Great Seal, signed by the Prince Regent, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, for declaring His Majesty's Royal Assent to several Acts agreed upon by both Houses, do desire the immediate attendance of the Honourable House in the House of Peers to hear the Commission read; and the Commons being come thither, the said Commission, empowering the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, and several other Lords therein named, to declare and notify the Royal Assent to the said Acts, was read accordingly, and the Royal Assent given to

An Act to revive and continue for two years, and from thence until the end of the then next Session of Parliament, two Acts made in the fortyseventh and fiftieth years of His present Majesty, for the preventing improper persons from having arms in Ireland. An Act to amend two Acts of the fifty-fourth and fifty-fifth years of His Majesty's reign, to provide for the better execution of the laws in lteland, by appointing superintending Magistrates and additional constables in counties in certain cases. An Act to further continue until the *: t

fifth day of March one thousand eight hundred and twenty, an Act of the seventh year of King George the Second, for the free importation of cochineal and indigo. An Act for making and maintaining a turnpikeroad from and out of the turnpike-road at the bottom of Coalbrook-Dale, in the parish of Madeley, into the turnpike-road leading from Shiffmal to Shrewsbury, at or near a place called WatlingStreet, in the parish of Wellington, all in the county of Salop. An Act for making and maintaining a turnpikeroad from the town of Cromford to the town of Belper, and for making a branch of road from and out of the said road, near the River Amber, to join the turnpike-road at Bull-Bridge, all in the county of Derby. And one private Act.

Carlton-House, May 1, 1817.

This day His Excellency Count Fernan Nunez, Duque de Montellano et Duque del Arco, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary from His Catholic Majesty, Ferdinand the Seventh of Spain, had an audience of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, to deliver his letter of recall; to which he was introduced by Lord Viscount Castlereagh, His Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, and conducted by Robert Chester, Esq. Assistant Master of the Ceremonies.

Whitehall, May 3, 1817.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to grant to George Frederik Beltz, Esq. - GeuGentleman Usher of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath and Brunswick Herald, the Office of Portcullis Pursuviant of Arms, in the room of John Doddington Forth, Gent, resigned.

War-office, April 25, 1817.
MEM or ANDUM.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to approve of the 39th (or Dorsetshire) Regiment of Infantry being permitted to bear on its colours and appointments, in addition to any other badges or devices which may have been heretofore granted to the Regiment, the word * Vittoria,” in commemoration of the distinguished gallantry displayed by that Regiment in the action at Vittoria, in Spain, on 21st June 1813.

Whitehall, May 2, 1817.

The Lord Chancellor has appointed William Haines, of Birmingham, in the county of Warwick, *Gent, to be a Master Extraordinary in the High Court of Chancery.

FROM The

LONDON GAZETTE of MAY 6;
1817.

Carlton-House, February 20, 1817.

HIS Royal Highness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to confer the honour of Knighthood on Major-General Robert Bolton, Knight Commander ef the Royal Guelphic Order of Hanover.

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LONDON GAZETTE of MAY 10,
1817.

Carlton-House, April 21, 1817.

HIS Royal Highness the Prince Regent was this day pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to confer the honour of Knighthood on Rebert Shafto Hawks, Esq. of Gateshead, in the county of Durham.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent was also pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to confer the honour of Knighthood on John Salusbury Piozzi Salusbury, Esq. of Bynbella, near Denbigh, North Wales.

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Foreign-Office, May 10, 1817.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to appoint William Pennell, Esq to be His Majesty's Consul for the Province of Bahia.

His Royal Highness has also been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to appoint Harry Scott, Esq, to be His Majesty's Consul at Bourdeaux.

His Royal Highness has also been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to approve of Mr. John Benjamin Heath, as ConsulGeneral in the United Kingdom, and of Mr. Joseph Slythe, as Consul-General at Malta, for His Majesty the King of Sardinia.

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THIS day John Quincy Adams, Esq. Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary from the United States of America, had an audience of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent to deliver his letter of recall; to which he was introduced by Lord Viscount Castlereagh, His Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, and conducted by Robert Chester, Esq. AssistantMaster of the Ceremonies. - White

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