p. 1810                                  C



No. 753.

OBSERVATION OF SECRETARY, BOARD OF TRADE,
RESPECTING CONDITIONS IN NEWFOUNDLAND.



CALENDAR OF STATE PAPERS, AMERICA & W. INDIES, 1697-1698, p. 207.

         440.    William Popple to John Pulteney. I am to thank you for the report of the Board of Ordnance (see No. 418) as to Newfoundland, and am to acquaint you (for the prevention of mistakes) that there are no planters nor any manner of Government in that Island as there are in other Plantations, the trade thither being only by fishing-ships, and a few poor fishermen on the shore who cannot contribute anything towards the things now proposed for defence of the place. (Board of Trade. Newfoundland, 25. p. 216.)




No. 754.                                  C

1699. IMPERIAL ACT 10 & 11 WILLIAM III, CAP. 25.



AN ACT TO ENCOURAGE THE TRADE OF NEWFOUNDLAND.

Vide Vol. I, p. 250.

[1927lab]


 

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