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   London Gazette (Newspaper) - April 20, 1762, London, Middlesex                                nitu 2026 From dieftag April^o, to featutfcap April 24, 1762. T the Court at St. James's, the 9th of April, 176Z P R E S    E N Ti The KI N G's moil Excellent Majefty ihCohncil. HTE R E A S the Time limited by His Ma-. of jelly's Order in. Council of the 19th Oftober Iaft, for prohibiting the Exporting out 6f this Kingdom, or carrying Coaftwife, Gunpowder; Salt Petre, or any Sort of Arms or Ammunition, will expire upon the 29th Day of this Inftant April- And whereas it is judged expedient for His Majefty's Service, and the Safety of this Kingdom, that the faid Prohibition fhould be continued for fome longerTime ; His Majefty doth therefore; by and with the Advice of His Privy Council, hereby Order, Require, Prohibit and Command, That no Perfon orPerfons wHatfoever Lieutenants of His Majefty's Ships, or tte C&ef Officers on Board fuch TehderS as fhould be eift-ployed for Railing. Men for the Service of the Ifcoyd Navy and that a Bounty of Thirty Shillings ftiould be paid to every Able-bodied Landman, not above the Age of Thirty-five, nor under the Age 6f Eighteen Years, who ftiould, on or before the faid Thirty-firft Day of March laft, in like Manner, voluntarily enter theihfelves to ferve ih His Majefty's Royal Navy; and that a Reward-of Five Pounds for every Able, and Two Pounds Teh Shillings for every Ordinary Seaman, fhould be paid to any .Perfon, who fhould difcover any Seaman or Seamefi who fhould fecret themfelves, To that fuch Seaman or Seamen fhould-be taken for His Majefty's laid Service-And whereas the Time limited for paying: the faid Bounties and "Rewards expired on the Tfirty-firft of March laft; and it being judged expedient for (except the MafterGeneral Ueutenant Gener,, or J ^ be Principal Officers of the Ordnance for His Majefty s   ^ � � ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ 0f March, t* the 31ft of May next; and that fome Alterations fhou?d be made in the Manner of Payment of thd faid Bounties and Rewards-His Majefty, with the Advice of His Privy-Council* doth therefore Order.; and it is hereby accordingly ordered, That the afore* mentioned Bounties of Six Pdunds for every Able Service) do, at any Time, during the Space of Six Months, to commence from the faid 29th Day of this T�a  Coaft- and Qrdi      geama   nof ^ ^  q{ ^ - w,fe, - without nor under the Age of Eighteen Years, who � 4; obtained from His Majefty, or His Privy Council, or befbre the slft Day of May next, voluntarily: fuffering Forfeitures and Penalties inflifted by a'n Aft pafled in the Twenty Ninth Year of His late Maiefty's Reign, enutuled, " An Aft to impower His Majefty to pro-�c hibit the Exportation of Salt Fc tre, and to enforce the Lav/ for Impowermg His Majefty to prohibit 11 the Exportation of Gunpowder, or any Sort of " Arms and Ammunition g( nidon. enter themfelves .to ferve in His Majefty's Navy� either with the Captains or Lieutenants of His Ma-; jelly's Ships, or the Chief Officers, on Board fuch. � Tenders as ftiall bg,employed for Railing Men for the Service of Hi^Majefty's Navy; And alfo, that -the Bounty of Thirty Shillings be continued to b�j paid to every Able-bodied Landman net above the^ Age of Thirty-five, nor under the Age of Eighteen* Years, who ftiall, on or before the faid 31ft Day $f May next, voluntarily enter theififelves in like1 and alfo to impower His Majertyto reftrain die carrying Coaftwife of Salt Petre, Gunpowder, or any Sort of Arms or Ammu-   ^___   ^       ^_____^_______ ^ And the Lords ^omrniffiojiers^ of His | Mann^ToVerv^ that fuch refpeftive Sums be paid to all fuch Seamen and Landmen immediately upon their Ehtring, by the" Officers, employed in Railing Men for His Majefty's Fleet, with whom fuch Seamen and Landmen fhall refpe&ively enter ; and where there; is not any Regulating Officer, by the Clerk of the Cheque-or Naval Officer of any of His Majefty's Do*k-' yards-And His Majefty doth hereby further Ofrdeiy That the aforementioned Rewards of Five Pouhdi for every Able, and Two Pounds Ten Shillings fof every Ordinary Seaman, be continued to be paid to any Perfon who lhall difcover any Seaman or Se�~ men who may fecret. themfelves, fo th^ fucli *�dL~ man or Seamen ftiall be taken for His MBjs^yhfsSA Majefty's Treafury, the Commiffioners for Executing the Office of Lord High Admiral of Great Britain, the Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports, the Mafter General of the Ordnance, and His Majefty's Secretary at War, are to give the neceffary Direflions herein, as to them may refpe&ively appertain. Hen. Fane. AT the Court at St. James's, the zd  Day of April, 1762, PRESENT, F The KING's moft Excellent Majefty in Council. H E R E A S  His Majefty   was gracioufly w pleafed, by His Royal Proclamation bearing ] Service on or before the feid p& Day ofMayaE>ext^ Date the Second Day of February laft, to Promile and Declare^amongft other Things) That the Bounties of Six Pounds for every Able Seaman, and of Three Pounds for every Ordinary Seaman^ ihould be paid to every fuch Able and Ordinary Seaman, not above the Age of Fifty, nor under the Age of Eighteen Years, who fhould, on or before the Thirty-firft Day of March laft, enter themfelves to ferve in His Majefty's Royal Navy, either with the Captains, or I [ Price Thre^Pehce. ] by any Sea Officers employed for raifihg :Men, or be brought to any, of the faid Officers;, or to tb& Clerks of the Cheque or Naval Officer at znyof^Ha Majefty's Dockryard^ : The iaid* Rewards-kx be paid for any Seaman or Seamen fo difcovered and taken in and about Loudon, by the Principal Officer* and Commiffion^rs: iof His. Majefly's^itfy  andr^ the Out-Ports, by the Naval Officers .where tfc&e areanyj and whereith^c arejJorKavalOfficers/by -1 4       *   

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