Parish Council Minutes - 24/11/1894 <> 29/09/1899 Langham Village History Group
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Page Description Date Detail IFC Inside Front Cover 1 Notice of Parish Meeting 24/11/1894 2 Parish Meeting to elect Parish Council 04/12/1894 1) 31 people present 2) Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST 3) 18 nominations for election as Parish councillors, of which 9 were elected. John SMITH, William Joseph MANTLE, Samuel LAXTON, Edwin Thomas MARSHALL, Robert Harry FAULKS, John Thomas HARDING, Thomas CLARKE, John SEWELL and Tom MUNDAY. 5 Election of officers 31/12/1894 Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST , Vice-Chairman - Samuel LAXTON, and Clerk - William ARNOLD 7 Declaration of office 14/01/1895 Declaration of office signed by all councillors. 8 Rules of Debate and Standing Orders 05/03/1895 Adopted as published by Knight & Co. 10 Appoint Overseers for the poor 29/03/1895 William Joseph MANTLE and John SMITH 12 Elect Chairman 23/04/1895 Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST was elected as Chairman 12 Appoint Overseers of the Poor 23/04/1895 William Joseph MANTLE and John SMITH appointed. 14 New gate for the Cow Pasture Undated A tender from Mr C STIMPSON was accepted. 16 Set Clerk's salary 03/02/1896 £3 for William ALMOND (plus 15 shillings from November 1894 to March 1895). 16 Wash Dyke 03/02/1896 Appoint a manager for the sheep wash dyke. 21 Notice of Parish Meeting 28/02/1896 22 Parish Meeting to elect Parish Council 09/03/1896 1) Chairman - Richard Westbrook BAKER 2) 15 nominations for election as Parish councillors, of which 9 were elected. John SMITH, William Joseph MANTLE, Samuel LAXTON, Edwin Thomas MARSHALL, Robert Harry FAULKS, John Thomas HARDING, Thomas CLARKE, John SEWELL and Tom MUNDAY. 25 Election of Officers 20/04/1896 Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST , Vice-Chairman - Samuel LAXTON, and Clerk - William ARNOLD 25 Declaration of office 20/04/1896 Declaration of office signed by all councillors. 25 Appoint Overseers for the poor 20/04/1896 William Joseph MANTLE and John SMITH 25 Appoint Treasurer 20/04/1896 J W SCOTT 25 Set Clerk's salary 20/04/1896 £3 for William ALMOND 25 Appoint Trustees of Charities 20/04/1896 Edwin Thomas MARSHALL and Thomas CLARKE 25 Publication of minutes 20/04/1896 Sent to the Grantham Journal 28 Two proposals 12/07/1896 1) That the pump be repaired 2) That the brook be cleaned out. 29 Bills paid 24/02/1897 1) For repairing the pump 2) For cleaning out the brook 3) For the clerk's salary 29 Indian Famine 24/02/1897 Village collection made for the Indian Famine. 32 Notice of Parish Meeting 08/03/1897 33 Parish Meeting to elect Parish Council 18/03/1897 1) Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST 2) 9 nominations for election as Parish councillors, all were elected. John SMITH, William Joseph MANTLE, Samuel LAXTON, Edwin Thomas MARSHALL, Robert Harry FAULKS, John Thomas HARDING, Thomas CLARKE, John SEWELL and Tom MUNDAY. 35 Election of Officers 15/04/1897 Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST , Vice - Chairman - Samuel LAXTON, and Clerk - William ARNOLD 35 Declaration of office 15/04/1897 Declaration of office signed by all councillors. 35 Appoint Overseers for the poor 15/04/1897 William Joseph MANTLE and John SMITH 35 Dates of Meetings 15/04/1897 12/07/97, 11/10/97, 10/01/98 35 Set Clerk's salary 15/04/1897 £3 for William ALMOND 35 Mickley Lane Footpath 15/04/1897 A complaint was received about the state of the Mickley Lane footpath. 39 Two proposals 24/08/1897 1) That the state of both the pump and the drain for waste water be examined. 2) That the brook be cleaned out at at cost not exceeding £2. 41 Bills Paid 21/01/1898 1) For repairing the pump and drain. 2) For cleaning out the brook 3) For using the school for Council meetings. 42 Bills Paid 07/03/1898 Including clerk's salary. 43 Notice of Parish Meeting 05/03/1898 43 Parish Meeting to elect Parish Council 14/03/1898 1) Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST 2) 9 nominations for election as Parish councillors, all were elected. John SMITH, Samuel LAXTON, Edwin Thomas MARSHALL, Robert Harry FAULKS, John Thomas HARDING, Thomas CLARKE, John SEWELL, Tom MUNDAY and Herbert Edward HUBBARD. 45 Election of Officers 20/04/1898 Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST , Vice-Chairman - Samuel LAXTON, and Clerk - William ARNOLD 45 Declaration of office 20/04/1898 Declaration of office signed by all councillors. 45 Appoint Overseers for the poor 20/04/1898 Herbert Edward HUBBARD and John SMITH 45 Set Clerk's salary 20/04/1898 £3 for William ALMOND 45 Appoint Trustees of Charities 20/04/1898 Edwin Thomas MARSHALL and John SMITH 47 Two proposals 12/01/1899 1) That the road leading to Tom Munday's house be repaired 2) That the path from Burley Road to the churchyard be repaired. 49 Various payments 24/02/1899 51 Notice of Parish Meeting 25/02/1899 43 Parish Meeting to elect Parish Council 14/03/1898 1) Chairman - Rchard Westbrook BAKER 2) 9 nominations for election as Parish councillors, all were elected. John SMITH, Samuel LAXTON, Edwin Thomas MARSHALL, Robert Harry FAULKS, John Thomas HARDING, Thomas CLARKE, John SEWELL, Tom MUNDAY, Herbert Edward HUBBARD 53 List of Parish Constables 21/03/1899 28 names 55 Election of Officers 14/04/1899 Chairman - Lt Col J. F. BROCKLEHURST, Vice-Chairman - Samuel LAXTON, and Clerk - William ARNOLD 55 Declaration of office 14/04/1899 Declaration of office signed by all councillors. 55 Appoint Overseers for the poor 14/04/1899 Herbert Edward HUBBARD and John SMITH 55 Set Clerk's salary 14/04/1899 £3 for William ALMOND 57 Various payments 08/05/1899 57 Proposal to clean out the brook 08/05/1899 57 Various proposals 29/09/1899 1) Clean out the brook 2) Replace the footpath leading to the cow pasture 3) Place post-and-rails at the Common Lane 4) Report on the state of the Common Lane To view all fifty-seven pages click here