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ORDER OF HIS MAJESTY IN COUNCIL,
DIRECTING THAT A REPORT OF THOMAS HALSE BE REFERRED TO A
COMMITTEE OF THE LORDS OF HIS MAJESTY'S PRIVY COUNCIL
FOR PLANTATION AFFAIRS FOR CONSIDERATION.
P. C. 2. VOL. 121.
[Extracted from Privy Council Minutes of 28 January 1778.]
Upon reading this day at the Board a Report of Thomas Halse Overseer and Director, and of John Dun the Clerk to the Mines and works now carrying on at Shoal Bay on the South East side of Newfoundland, in virtue of a Grant from His Majesty to John Agnew of Sheuchan in the county of Wigtown in North Britain and his Associates; made in pursuance of a Reservation contained in the said Grant. It is Ordered by his Majesty in Council that the said Report Be, and it is hereby referred to a Committee of the Lords of His Majestys most Honourable Privy Council for Plantation Affairs, to consider the same, and Report what they conceive adviseable to be done therein.