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CHARTER OF THE BOROUGH OF BRECON' AND THE TOWN OF LLCELE. > We have also granted to the aforesaid bailiff, aldermen, and burgesses of the borough aforesaid, and their successors, and also to the afoiesaid bur- gesses and each of them, and their successors, for us, and the heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Queen, by these, presents, we do grant that the. burgesses of the borough aforesaid inhabiting, within tlie borough and town aforesaid, the sub- urbs and liberties of the same, be not put, nor that either of them be put with foreign men in any assizes, juries, attaints, or inquisitions whatsoever, which by reason of lands, tenements, trespasses, or any other foreign affairs or contracts whatsoever, before our great justice of our county of Brecon aforesaid, or before any other justices or ministers of us, or the heirs and successors of us, the afore- said Queen, shall issue or may issue in future nor tha't foreign men be put with those burgesses in any assizes', juries, attaints, or inquisitions, by reason of lands or tenements in the same borough and town aforesaid, the suburbs, liberties, and precincts of the same being, or in either of them, or interior trespasses, contracts,. or other affairs, which in the same borough and town aforesaid, or in the suburbs and precincts of the same may arise to.'be expedited; but that those assizes, juries* and inquisitions of these, who in the said borough and town aforesaid, and the precincts of the same, or in either of them, shall be issuing by the bur- gesses of the ^ne borough, and in the same borough be only done. ,And moreover, we have granted for us, the heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Queen, to the aforesaid bailiff, aldermen, and bur- gesses of the borough aforesaid, and their succes- sors, that they be not compelled nor forced, nor that either of them, nor any burgess of the borough or town aforesaid, be forced or compelled to COIIl, or go before the justices of the peace, laborers, and artificers, sheriffs, escheators, the clerk of the mar- ket of our household, our justices assigned or tt), be assigned to hear and determine, justices to take Assize and of Nisi Prius, and our gaol in our afore- said county of Brecon, to deliver, or any other justices, officers, or ministers of us, the heirs or successors of us, the aforesaid Queen whomsoever, without the walls of the aforesaid borough, except before the chief justice of our said county of.Brecon or for the time being. And moreover, we have g-Sfefcnu for us, the"heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Queen, to the aforesaid bailiff, aldermen, and bur- gesses, and their successors, that they and their successors for ever have ail common soils, void grounds, encroachments, and fenced places, in all wastes, void grounds, common streets, ways, and other places in the borough and town the suburbs and precincts of the same, together with the profits of the same encroachments and fenced l places afd that they be able and have power to fence and rent the same, and those rents to enjoy to them and their successors for ever; and that is be lawful for them, the bailiff, aldermen, and hr gesses, and their successors, to put themselves by themselves, or by their deputies, into full and peacable possession and seisin, of all and singular the premises as often and when it shall seem good and expedient to them, and thereof due allowances in whatsoever courts of us, and the heirs and suc- cessors of us, the aforesaid queen, from time to time to have, without the hindrance, impediment, or disturbance of us, the heirs or successors of us, the aforesaid Queen, the justices, treasurers' England, or other our officers or ministers' who- soever. And further, of our special grace, an certain knowledge and mere motion, for us the heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Q we do grant to the same bailiff, aldermen, and gesses, and their successors, that from time to the bailiff of the said borough, for the time b with the advice and assent of the common cor. of the borough aforesaid, for the time being, OJ; major part of the same, at the proper chargea |s costs of the aforesaid bailiff and burgesses of! t borough aforesaid, and their successors, so -,xqjai sufficient, men armed and prepared with compete;, arms, withii., borough aforesaid and the libert of the same, shall elect, nominate, appoint, an; send to us, the heirs and successors of us, the afore said Queen, in the wars of us, the heirs and succes sors of us, the aforesaid Queen, to serve as we, the heirs and successors 'of us, the aforesaid Queen., shall assign; and in so choosing, nominating, and. uppointmg the said men, no other except the said baihF, with the assent of the common council -as aforesaid, shall in any wise interfere. And. further- more, we will, and by these presents for us, and the heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Qnecn "YO do grant to the aforesaid bailiff, aldermen, and burgesses, that no man free of the borough afore- said, for the time being, do plead from allY other free of that borough, without its liberty of any pleas of lands or tenements, debts, agreements, or any trespasses being or done without the liberty aforesaid. And we will, and by these presents for its, and the heirs and successors of us, the aforesaid Queen, we do grant to the afJresaid baitiffafid. aldermen and burgesses of tfce said borough of Breknok, that the bailiff, aldermen, and common council of the borough aforesaid-have and and have power and be aóle to have and of the inhabitants of the borough aforesaid, fromfime to time, citizens free of the borough and them by the bond of sn oath to bend, co obey, and submit to the bailiff, aldermen, and burgesses.-of■ the borough aforesaid, for the time being, in ail things lawful, and all and singular other things- to perform, and do which to the utility and .profit Cu .,< the borough aforesaid may be necessary, and that y' borough in all the liberties and franchises of the same "according to their power to maintain an; defend. (To be -continued.) Printed and Published by DAVII> WILLIAMS, -at his residence on the Bulwark, in the, Chapelry of Saint-,Maty, in the Parish' of Samt John the .23vangelist,in the County of Brecon SATURDAY .23vangelist,in the County of Brecon SATURDAY .JUNE 9, IBfW.

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