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[Warrant of younger Brother Trinity House of London]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03902.298 Author/Creator: Place Written: London, England Type: Typed document signed Date: 3 March 1743 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 22 x 28.8 cm. Order a Copy

Inducting Captain Joshua Mauger of London into Trinity House.
Enclosed in mylar. Signed by multiple men, likely members of the Trinity house. Trinitas in Unitate seal on middle top half of document. Docket on verso reads: "Warrant of younger brother of Trinity House London Dated March 1743."

Watson, Brook, 1735-1807
Mauger, Joshua, 1725-1788
Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771
Grenville, George, 1712-1770
Sandwich, John Montagu, 4th Earl of, 1718-1792
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778

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