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       To the aforegoing Power of Attorney as annexed the following certificate and
       Deposition to wit
                                           To all to whom these presents shall come I
       Richard Clarke Esquire Lord Mayor of the City of London Do hereby
       Certifie that on the Day of the Date hereof personally came and appeared before
       me Thomas Scatchard the Deponent named in the Affidavit hereunto annexed
       being a person well known and Worthy of Good Credit and by solemn Oaths which
       the said Deponent then took before ^me^ upon the Holy Evangelists of Almighty
       God did solemnly and sincerely declare testifie and depose to be true the several
       matters and things mentioned and contained in the said annexed affidavit

                                  In Faith and Testimony whereof I the said Lord
                                  Mayor have caused the Seal of the Office of Mayorality
             (seal)             of the said City of London to be hereunto put and affixed and
                                  the Paper Writing or Deed Poll mentioned and referred to in
       and by the said Affidavit to be hereunto also annexed Dated in London
       the sixth Day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred
       and Eighty five

                                     Thomas Scatchard of Watling Street London
       Gentleman Maketh Oath and saith that he this Deponent together with Thomas
       Harvey his Clerk was present and did see James Wellington for himself and partners
       Samuel Brandram for himself and Partners Robert Dimsdale for himself and Partners
       James Wellington as attorney for John Cookson and Joseph Fawcett John Cookson for
       himself and Lewis Lambert for himself severally sign and seal and as their respective
       Act and Deed deliver the paper writing a Deed poll purporting to be a Letter or
       power of attorney hereunto annexed bearing Date the sixth day of September in the
       Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty five to and for the uses
       therein mentioned and saith that the names and Words "James Wellington for self & C.o
       Sam.l Brandram for self & C.o Rob.t Dimsdale for self & C.o James Wellington Attorney
       for Cookson & Fawcett John Cookson Lewis Lambert" set or subscribed thereto as the
       partys executing the same are of the proper Hands writing of them the said James Wellington
       Samuel Brandram Robert Dimsdale John Cookson and Lewis Lambert respectively
          And this Deponent further saith that the names "Tho.s Scatchard" and "Tho.s Hervey"
       to the said Deed Poll set and subscribed as the Witnesses attesting the due execution
       thereof are of the several and respective proper Hands writing of the said Thomas Hervey
       and this Deponent
       Sworn the sixth day of September
       1785   Before me                                                            Tho.s Scatchard
                                     R Clark
13½ sides                                 Mayor

                Recorded this Day of January 1786

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