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thorized by the King of Portugal to receive the same; and thofe persons shall be bound (the King of Portugal obliging himself also for such payment to be really made by such persons) within two months after the delivery of the same to them, effectually to satisfy and pay the sull and clear value thereof in English money (as hath been agreed) unto the King of Great Britain: and for the other moiety of the said portion, amounting to one million, i. e. 1,000,000 of crowns Portuguese, the King of Portugal doth oblige himself to pay the same within the space of one year after the arrival of the Insanta in England, by two payments, the one within six months next following, the other within the year, both to be made in the city of London, transporting as abovesaid the jewels and merchandize in the King of Great Britain's ships, and so much of this latter moiety as consists of jewels or merchandize, shall be transported into England for the use of such persons as the King of Portugal shall appoint to receive the same, and thofe persons shall be bound (as abovesaid) effectually to satisfy and pay the full and Clear value thereof, in English money, to the King of Great Britain, within the said terms.
VI. From the time that the Lady Insanta is embarked on his Majesty's fleet, she and her whole train shall be transported upon the account and at the charge of his Majesty of Great Britain; who will, as soon as he shall receive the longed-for news of her Majesty's arrival, make all possible haste to receive her, which he will do with all thofe expressions and demonstrations of affection as shall be agreeable to her dignity, and answerable to her Majesty's expectation; when the instrument of matrimony shall be publicly read, whereunto as well the King of Great Britain, as the Lady Insanta, shall personally give their consents, and all other acts for the further solemnization thereof shall be performed, which shall be desired on the behalf of the King of Portugal.
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. VII. It is also agreed, that her Majesty and whole family shall enjoy the free exercise of the Roman Catholic religion, and to that purpofe shall have a chapel, or some other place set apart for the exercise thereof, in all the royal palaces where she shall at any time reside, in as sull a manner, to all intents and purpofes, as the Queen mother now living enjoyed the same, and shall have such chaplains and ecclesiastical persons in number and quality about her, as the said Queen mother hath had, with the same privileges and immunities. And the King of Great Britain promiseth not to disquiet or disturb, nor permit that any others should disquiet or disturb, the said Lady Insanta his wife, in any thing appertaining to religion and conscience.
VIII. That the King of Great Britain shall, within one year after the arrival of her Majesty in England, fettle upon her a jointure of £.30,000 of English money by the year, together with at least one such palace or house as her Majesty may make her ordinary residence in, which shall be so furnished as may befit her dignity; all which her Majesty shall enjoy during her life, if she survive his Majesty.
IX. That her Majesty's household, from the time of her arrival in England, shall be formed and compofed of such a number of officers and servants as are agreeable to her dignity, and in the same manner as the Queen mother enjoyed the same.
X. If her Majesty shall survive the King of Great Britain, and shall then desire to return to Portugal, or any other country, she shall have the liberty so to do, and to carry with her all her jewels, goods, and moveables; and the King of Great Britain doth hereby oblige his heirs and successors to take care for the sase and honourable transportation of her Majesty, in such a manner as is agreeable to the greatness of her person, and at his and their proper costs and charges: moreover, he obligeth his said heirs and successors to pay the asoreTaid sum of £. 30,000 yearly unto her said Majesty, no otherwise than as if she had still continued and remained in England.
XI. That for the better improvement of the English interest and trade in the East Indies, and that the King of Great Britain may be better enabled to assist, defend, and protect the subjects of the King of Portugal, in thofe parts, from the power and invasion of the States of the United Provinces, the King of Portugal, with the advice and consent of his council, doth give, transfer, and by these presents grant and confirm unto the King of Great Britain, his heirs and successors, for ever, the port and island of Bombain in the East Indies, with all the rights, profits, territories, and appurtenances whatsoever thereunto belonging, and as well the profits and revenue, as the direct, sull, and absolute dominion and sovereignty of the said port, island, and premisses, with all the royalties thereof, freely, sully, entirely, and absolutely. He doth also covenant and grant, shat the quiet and peaceable possession thereof shall, with all possible speed, be freely and effectually delivered to the King of Great Britain, or such person as his Majesty shall thereunto appoint, for his use, in performance of this grant: the inhabitants of the said island (as the King of Great Britain's subjects, and under his sovereignty, crown, jurisdiction, and government) being suffered still to live there, and enjoy the free exercise of the Roman Catholic religion, in the same manner as now they do; it being understood, and declared once for all, that the same order shall be observed for the exercise and preservation of the Roman Catholic religion in Tangier, and all other places which shall be delivered by the King of Portugal into the possession of the King of Great Britain, as was provided for and agreed, upon the delivery of Dunkirk into the hands of the English. And when the King of Great Britain shall send his sleet to take possession of the said port and island of Bombain, they shall have instructions to give all manner of encouragement, help, and assistance, to the subjects of the King of Ponugal
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XII. That the subjects of the King of Great Britain may enjoy the more full benefit of trade and commerce, in all the dominions of the King of Portugal, it is agreed, that their merchants or sactors (above what hath been granted by former treaties) may, by virtue of this treaty, reside in all places they shall choofe, and particularly that they shall live, and enjoy all privileges and immunities, in order to trade, which the Portuguese themselves enjoy, in the cities and towns of Goa, Cochim, and Dio, provided that the subjects of his Majesty of Great Britain, who are to reside in any of the said places, shall not exceed the number of four samilies in any one place.
XIII. The like privileges, liberties, and immunities the King of Great Britain's subjects shall enjoy in the towns of Bahia de todos os santos, Pernambuco, and Rio de Janeiro, in the territory of Brasil, and in all other of the King of Portugal's dominions in the West Indies.
XIV. But if the King of Great Britain, or his subjects, shall at any time hereafter take out of the hands of the Hollanders, or others, any towns, castles, or territories, formerly belonging to the crown of Portugal, the King of Portugal, with the advice and consent of his council, doth grant the sovereignty, and full, entire, and absolute dominion of them and every of them, unto the King of Great Britain, his heirs and successors, for ever, freely, entirely, and absolutely, except Mascata, which is at present inhabited by the Arabians: and if at any time the island of Zeilon, by what means soever, come into the hands of the King of Portugal, he is by this treaty obliged to deliver unto the King of Great Britain the town and port of Galle, and to grant and transfer the full and absolute dominion and sovereignty of the said town and port, with the possession, thereof, and all the appurtenances thereunto belong
ing, unto the said King of Great Britain, effectually, yet reserving unto him the said King of Portugal the town and port of Columbo; but the cinnamon trade to be equally divided between the English and the Portuguese. As also, if at any time the said island shall sall into the hands of the King of Great Britain, he is obliged, and with the consent and advice of his council doth promise, effectually to restore and deliver the dominion and possession of the town and port of Columbo unto the King of Portugal, the cinnamon trade being, in such manner as asoresaid, divided and to be divided between the English and the Portuguese.
XV. In consideration of all which grants and privileges, so much to the benefit of the King of Great Britain and his subjects in general, and of the delivery of thofe important places to his said Majesty and his heirs for ever, whereby the greatness of his empire is so sar extended; and even in consideration of the portion itself, which sar exceeds the proportion that hath ever yet been given to any daughter of Portugal; the King of Great Britain doth profess and declare, with the consent and advice of his council, that he will take the interest of Portugal and all its dominions to hearts defending the same with his utmost power by sea and land, even as England itself, and that he will transport thither at his proper costs and charges two regiments of horse, each regiment consisting of 500, and two regiments of foot, each consisting of one thousand, all which shall be armed at the charge of the King of Great Britain, but after they are landed in Portugal, shall be paid by the King of Portugal; and in case the said regiments come to be diminished, by fight or otherwise, the King of Great Britain shall be obliged to fill up the number at his own charge; and that he shall cause the said regiments to be transported as soon as the Lady Insanta shall arrive in England, if it be so desired by the King of Portugal.
XVI. The King of Great Britain doth also promise,;
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