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Address to the Vice-Chancellor [William Colman, Master of CCCC], the Heads of Colleges and other members of the university of Cambridge, 1779-05-14

 Item — Container: CCCC15/19
Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC15/19

Scope and Contents

The Committee has been and is in dispute with the Commissioners for Sewers/Adventurers who wish to impose tonnage and who will not allow the navigators to deepen the shallow places by staunches, etc., and wish the University to join with them in a petition and bill to parliament.

Dates

  • 1779-05-14

Extent

1 membrane(s) : vellum

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Committee for protecting the navigation [of the Ouse and Cam] from a perpetual tonnage and other injuries

Finding aid date

2009-04-15 16:56:29+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Corpus Christi College Archives Repository

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