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that shall be afterwards committed or done by either fide, before notice can be given of this peace, full satissaction shall immediately be made, and whatsoever remains in kind shall be instandy restored.
XXII. That in case it shall happen hereafter, that any thing is done or committed contrary to this treaty, whether by the subjects of the one or the other party, the treaty notwithstanding shall subsist in sull force, and such contraventions shall not occasion the breach of this peace, friendship, and good correspondence; but the party injured shall amicably demand immediate satissaction for the said contraventions, before it be lawful to break the peace; and if the sault was committed by any private subjects of either part)-,, they alone shall be punished as breakers of the peace, and disturbers of the public quiet. And our saith shall be our saith, and our word, our word.
Confirmed and sealed,, in the presence of Almighty God, the fifth day of April, in the year of our Lord Jesus Christ one thousand six'hundred and eighty-six, and in the year of the Hegira one thousand ninety-seven, and the three and twentieth, day of the moon Gemasilavel.
W" Seme (L. S.)
Peace confirmed, and additional Articles made with the Government of Algier, by Capt. Munden,.tfw</ ConjuL Cole.
I. W E the most excellent and most illustrious lords Mustapha Dey Ali Bashaw, and Mustapha Aga, governors of the most samous and warlike city and kingdomof Algier, do by these presents renew and confirm the peace we so happily enjoy with the King of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Christian saith, and his subjects, made in the year 1682, in every part and article, more particularly that of the. VlUth, wherein it is expressed,, no ship or vessel
belonging. belonging to our government of Algier shall cruize near or in sight of any of the roads, havens, or ports, towns or places belonging to the said King of Great Britain, or anyways disturb the peace and commerce of the same: and, in compliance with the VHIth article of that treaty, we do sincerely promise and declare, that such orders shall for the future be given to all our commanders, that, under a severe penalty, and our utmost displeasure, they shall not enter into the channel of England, nor come or cruize in sight of any part of his Majesty of Great Britain's dominions any more for the time to come.
II. That whereas we had declared, that all ships and vessels belonging to the said King of Great Britain should have passes by the last of September 1700, we do by these declare, at the desire of Capt. John Munden, commander in chief of his Majesty's ships in the Mediterranean, and Robert Cole, Esq; his Majesty's consul now residing at our city of Algier, on behalf of their great master, that no passes shall be required or expected from any of the English ships or vessels in any part of the world; but that they shall proceed on their voyage, without producing or shewing a pass to any of our cruizers, till the last of September 1701: and after that time is expired, and any ship of England be seized, not having a pass, we do hereby declare, that the goods in that ship shall be prize; but the master, men, and ship, shall be restored, and the freight immediately paid to the said master, to the utmost value as he should have had, if he had gone safe to the port whither he was bound.
III. That whereas Captain John Munden has givenus good assurance, that he had a great affront, some years past, from some of our rude sailors at our Mould; we do hereby promise, that at all times, whenever any of the King of Great Britain's ships of war come to this place, order shall be given to an officer of the government immediately, who shall attend at the-Mould
C c 2 ail all the day-time, during their stay here, to prevent any such disorder for the suture, that no misunderstanding may happen between us; and if any such disorder should happen, the officer of the Mould shall secure the person or persons, and they shall be punished with the utmost severity.
IV. By the help of God, and if He please, these articles now made betwen us shall be maintained: to the truth of which we have hereunto set our hands and seal in Algier, in the year of the Hegira 1112, and is by the account of the Christians, August 17, 1700.
Copy. G. By>;g.
Articles of Peace and Commerce, between the most Serene and Mighty Princess Anne, by the Grace of God, Queen of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, Defender cf the Christian Faith, &c. and the most Illustrious Lord Mustapha Dey, the Bashaw, Aga, and Governors of the famous City and Kingdom of Algiers, in Barbary; ratified, confirmed, and renewed, by George Byng, Esq; Rear-Admiral of the Red Squadron of her Majesty's Fleet, on the i%tb~ Day of October, Old Stile, 170J.
I. IN the first place, it is agreed and concluded, that from this day, and for ever forwards, that the peace made by Arthur Herbert, Esq; then admiral of her Majesty,s steet in the Mediterranean in the year 1682, and since confirmed by Sir William Soames, Bart, ambassador to the Grand Signior in the year 1686, with the additional articles agreed to with Captain Munden and Consul Cole in the year 1700, be renewed and confirmed (with the sarther addition of the articles agreed to in this treaty with George Byng, Esq; rear-admiral of the red squadron of her Majesty's sleet)1 be kept inviolable between the most Serene Queen of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Christian Faith, &c. and the most Illustrious Lord
^Mustapha Dey, the Bashaw, Aga, and Governors of the samous city and kingdom of Algiers, and between all the dominions and subjects of either side; and that the ships and other vessels, and the subjects and people, of both sides, shall not henceforth do to each other any harm, offence, or injury, either in word or deed, but shall treat one another with all possible respect and
•friendship; and that all demands and pretences what
.soever to this day, between both parties, shall cease and
II. That whereas by the said articles of peace, made and concluded by admiral Herbert, it was agreed the subjects of England shauld pay ten per cent, custom for the goods they should sell at Algiers, or domi"nions thereof: now, for the better settling and maintaining a good commerce between the subjects of England and thofe of Algiers, it is agreed and declared, that from henceforward the subjects of England shall pay but five per cent, custom for the goods they shall sell at Algiers, and that counterband goods, as is declared before, shall pay no custom.
III. And it is sarther agreed and declared, that all prizes taken by any of her Majesty of Great Britain's subjects, and all ships and vessels built and fitted out in any of her Majesty's plantations in America, that have fiot been in England, shall not be molested in case of no pass; but that a certificate in writing under the hand of the commanding officer that shall so take prizes, and a certificate under the hands of the governor or chief of any of her Majesty's plantations in America, or where any ship shall be built or fitted, shall be a sufficient pass to either of them. And our saith shall be our saith, and our word our word.
Confirmed and sealed, in the presence of Almighty
God, the twenty-eighth day of October, in the
year of our Lord Jesus Christ one thousand seven
hundred and three, and in the year of the Hegira
C c 2f one. one thousand one hundred and^fifteen, and thej fir ft day of the moon Regep.
ffle name and seal of G. B. and Seal,
she Dey of Algier. Copy. G. Byng.
Additional Article to the ancient Treaties subsisting between his Britannic Majesty and the t)ey and Govern r 'ment of Algiers, agreed to by the present Dey, Mahomet, and his said Majesty's Plenipotentiaries the Honourable Augustus Keppel, and Ambrofe Stanysord, Esq; his Majesty's Agent and Consul General at Algier.
THAT all packets or express boats, bearing his Britannic Majesty's commission, which shall be met by any of the cruizers of Algiers, shall be treated with the fame respect as his Majesty's ships of war, and all due respect shall be paid to his Majesty's commission $, find both at meeting and parting they shall be treated as friends: and if any of the Algerine cruizers commit the least sault or violence against them, the captains or raizes so offending shall, on their arrival at Algiers, and proper complaint being made of them, be most severely punished, without admitting of their excuses. Dated at Algiers, the third day of June 1751, and in the year of Hageira 1164, the twentieth day of the moon Regil.