The History of Leith

November 13, 2010

COMMISSIONERS FOR THE SUPERINTENDENCE AND MANAGEMENT OF THE HARBOUR AND DOCKS OF LEITH,1829

Appointed in terms of the Act 7. Geo. IV,
The Lord Provost of Edinburgh, ex-officio, Preses and Conv.
Adam Anderson
Adam Luke
Cordon Brown
Thomas Sawers
David Maclagan
Alexander Craig
James Duncan
David Gourley
Joshua Richmond
George Cnchton
William Goddard
Charles White
W. H. Brown
Wen. Blackwood
John Hutchin,son
James Miller
John Hardie
J. D. Boswall
G. W. H. Knight
John J. Arrow
Annual Election, third Wednesday of October.
Stated General Meetings, first Friday of every month.
LIST OF STAMPING COMMITTEES.
The Lord Provost, ex officio, a Member of every Committee
and Sub-Committee.
I. Officers and their Duties,—The Lord Provost, Convener ;
Messrs Luke, Crichton, W. H. Brown, BJackwood, Miller,
Soswall, and Arrow.
II. Improvements—Messrs Crichton, Convener; Anderson,
Gordon Brown, Sawers, Maciagan, Duncan, Richmond,
White, Goddard, Blackwood, Hutchinson, Miller, Boswall
and Knight.
III. Docks, DacJc Gates, Slums, $c.—Captain Boswall, Converier;
Messrs Luke, G. Brown, Sawers, Richmond, Goddard,
White, W. H. Brown, Hutchinson, and Arrow.
IV. Dredging Machine.—Captain Duncan, Convener;
Messrs Luke, G. Brown, Gonrley, Richmond, White, W.
. Brown, Blackwood, Miller, Hardie, Boswall, and Knight.
V. Ballasting Department.—Captain Gourlcy, Convener;
Messrs Anderson, Luke, Sawers, Craig, Duncan, Goddard,
White, Blackwood, Knight, and Arrow.
VI. Bye-Laws and Regulations—The Lord Provost, Conv.,
Messrs Luke.G.Brown. Maclagan, Craig, Richmond,Goddard,
White, Hutchinson, Miller, Hardie, Boswall, and Knight.
VII. Disbursements.—Messrs Crichton, Convener; Saivers
Boswall, and Arrow.
VIII. Rental Committee.—Messrs Sawers, Convener; Luke
Craiir, Crichton, Goddard, Blackwood, Miller, and Arrow.
IX. Management.—Messrs Boswall, Convener; G. Brown
Sawers, Gourley, Richmond, Crichton, and Arrow.
X. For Auditing Annual Accounts.—Mr Goddard, Convcter;
the Lord Provost, Messrs Sawers, Duncan, Gourley.,
Cnchton, and Boswall.
Patrick Dall, R. N. Superintcndant, Leith.
John Phin, S. S. C., 122. Prince’s Street, Edinburgh, Clerk
to the Commission

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