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BULLETINS

OF

STATE INTELLIGENCE, fc.

1843.

Printed by F. Watts, Cannon-row, Westminster.

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At the Court at Windsor, the 10th day of December

1842,

PRESENT,
The QUEEN's Most Excellent Majesty in Council.

HEREAS the Ecclesiastical Commissioners

for England have, in pursuance of an Act, passed in the session of Parliament held in the third and fourth years of Her Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act to carry into effect, with “ certain modifications, the fourth report of the “ Commissioners of Ecclesiastical Duties and “ Revenues,” duly prepared and laid before Her Majesty in Council a scheme, bearing date the twenty-ninth day of November one thousand eight hundred and forty-two, in the words and figures following, that'is to say:

“ We, the Ecclesiastical Commissioners for England, in pursuance of an Act, passed in the 1843.

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session of Parliament held in the third and fourth years of your Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act for carrying into effect, with cer“ tain modifications, the fourth report of the “ Commissioners. of Ecclesiastical Duties and “ Revenues," have prepared, and now humbly lay before your Majesty in Council, the following scheme, for the augmentation of the several archdeaconries of Richmond, in the diocese of Ripon; of Nottingham, in the diocese of Lincoln; of Sudbury, in the diocese of Ely; of Sarum, in the diocese of Salisbury; and of Salop, in the diocese of Lichfield.

“ Whereas by an Order of His late Majesty in Council, bearing date the fifth day of October one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six, and duly made under the authority of an Act, passed in the seventh year of the reign of His said Majesty, intituled “ An Act for carrying into effect the

reports of the Commissioners appointed to con« sider the state of the Established Church in “ England and Wales, with reference to eccle• siastical duties and revenues, so far as they “ relate to episcopal dioceses, revenues, and “ patronage," the said archdeaconry of Richmond was founded in the diocese of Ripon, and the Venerable John Headlam, Master of Arts, the then Archdeacon of the archdeaconry of Richmond, in the diocese of Chester, thereupon became and now is Archdeacon of the said archdeaconry of Richmond, in the said diocese of Ripon, and the said archdeaconry is insufficiently endowed :

“ And whereas by two several Orders of your Majesty in Council, duly made under the authority of the last-recited Act, and bearing date, respectively, the twenty-first day of August in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-seven, and the fourth day of June in the year one

thousand eight hundred and forty-one, the said archdeaconry of Nottingham was transferred from the diocese of York to the said diocese of Lincoln, and the duties of the Archdeacon thereof were considerably increased,

and

the Venerable George Wilkins, Doctor in Divinity, then was, and still is, the Archdeacon of the same archdeaconry :

“And whereas by an Act, passed in the session of Parliament held in the fourth and fifth

years

of your Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act to ex

plain and amend two several Acts relating to “ the Ecclesiastical Commissioners for England,” the said archdeaconry of Nottingham, the income whereof is now very small, is endowed by the annexation thereto of the rectory of Southwell, but such endowment is not to take effect until the next vacancy of the said rectory :

“ And whereas by' an Order of His late Majesty in Council, duly made under the authority of the secondly-recited Act, and bearing date the nineteenth day of April in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-seven, the said archdeaconry of Sudbury was transferred from the diocese of Norwich to the said diocese of Ely, and the boundaries of the same archdeaconry were altered as to diminish the annual income of the Archdeacon thereof, and the Venerable George Glover, Master of Arts, then was, and still is, the Archdeacon of the same archdeaconry :

“ And whereas the average annual incomes of the said archdeaconries of Sarum and Salop are very small, and the present archdeacons thereof are not otherwise competently provided for, and the Venerable Francis Lear, Master of Arts, was, at the time of passing the said first recited Act, and still is, Archdeacon of the said archdeaconry of Sarum, and the Venerable Edward Bather, Master of

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