1867 – Winding up of the Canal company

Newspaper clipping - winding up of the Wey & Arun Junction Canal Company
 19th February 1867

“Inland Revenue Office
30th January, 1867

In the Matter of the Companies Act, 1862 and of the Company of Proprietors of the Wey and Arun Junction Canal.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Petition for The winding up of the above named Company by the Court of Chancery was, on the 11th day of February, 1867, presented to the Lord Chancellor by John Napper, of Ifold, in the County of Sussex, Esquire, William Newland, of Bramley, in the County of Surrey, Esquire, Samuel Haydon, of Guildford, in the said county of Surrey, Esq., and Mark Smallprice, of Guildford aforesaid, Esquire, Contributories of the said Company; and that the said petition is directed to be heard before the Vice Chancellor, Sir Richard Mallins, on the 1st day of March, 1867; and any Creditor or Contributory of the said Company desirous to oppose the making of an order for the winding up of the said Company under the above act, should appear at the time of hearing, by himself or his Counsel, for that purpose; and a copy of the Petition will be furnished to any Creditor or Contributory of the said Company requiring the same by the undersigned, on payment of the regulated charge of the same.

PYKE & IRVING, of No 43, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, in the County of Middlesex, Agents for Messrs W.H. Small-Price, of Guildford, in the County of Surrey, Solicitors for the Petitioners.”

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