Old House near St. Nicholas Church. Removed in 1838.
Image from page 272 of "History of Newcastle and Gateshead" (1884)Identifier: historyofnewcast03welf Title: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidhistoryofnewcast03welf">History of Newcastle and Gateshead Year: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1884">1884 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1880">1880s) Authors: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorWelford__Richard__1836_1919">Welford, Richard, 1836-1919 Subjects: Publisher: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookpublisherLondon__W__Scott">London, W. Scott Contributing Library: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookcontributorRobarts___University_of_Toronto">Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksponsorUniversity_of_Toronto">University of Toronto View Book Page: https://archive.org/stream/historyofnewcast03welf/historyofnewcast03welf#page/n272/mode/1up" rel="noreferrer nofollow">Book Viewer About This Book: https://archive.org/details/historyofnewcast03welf" rel="noreferrer nofollow">Catalog Entry View All Images: https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidhistoryofnewcast03welf">All Images From Book Click here to https://archive.org/stream/historyofnewcast03welf/historyofnewcast03welf#page/n272/mode/1up" rel="noreferrer nofollow">view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: hem is the patent for surveyorship of Newcastle coals. The Commons complainthat the office was made perpetual ; that 3000/. per annum was raisedby it; that the office was fruitless, for the mixing of coals was not tobe discovered by search, but only by fire ; that no complaint hadbeen made to the lord mayor; that consent had been unduly obtainedby promises and threats, while the parties whose hands appeared tothe request had confessed it was not voluntary; that the office wasprejudicial to the kings interests, for two voyages were hindered bythis pretended search, the king lost 3000/. per annum, and it was veryburthensome to the subject, etc., etc. The king, hov/ever, maintainedhis rights, and, on the 9th June, he commands the mayor, aldermen,and fellowship of hostmen to assist the patentee in the execution ofhis office, which was interrupted by the questioning of it in parlia-ment, but restored on signification of his pleasure. All shipownersand coal-carriers are required to conform. Text Appearing After Image: Old House near St. Nicholas Church. Removed in 1838. 262 NEWCASTLE AND GATESHEAD. [1625. 1625. 22 and 21 jA^rES I. i Charles I. Bishop of Durham—Richard Neile. Major and Sheriff of Neiucastle till Michaelmas;— William Hall, Mayor, and Lionel Maddison, Sheriff. Mayor and Sheriff elected at Michaelmas:— Mayor—Thomas Liddell. Arms : Argent, fretty and on a chief gules, three leopards heads caboosed or. SheriiT—Ralph Cole. Arms : Argent, a chevron engrailed between three scorpions sable ; on a chiefazure three fleurs-de-lis or. AMES I. died on Sunday, 27th March, and wassucceeded by his eldest son, Charles I. The firstparliament of the new monarch met in May, and Sir Henry Anderson and Sir Thomas Riddell,Knights, sat in it as members for Newcastle. King James had no love forparliaments, and Charles still less; it was not surprising, therefore,that when the Commons refused to settle the revenue of tonnage formore than a year, declined to grant sufficient supplies for a war withSp Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.
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