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Beverly, as one port; Marblehead, Boston, and Charlestown, Districts in

one' port; Plymouth, Barnstable, Nantucket, Edgarton, setis ; ports of New Bedford, Dighton, York, Biddeford and Pepperelborough, entry and deas one port; Portland and Falmouth, as one porl; Bath, Wis. livery; colleccassel, Penobscot, Frenchman's Bay, Machias, and Passama- tors, &c. quoddy. To the district of Newburyport shall be annexed the several towns or landing places of Almsbury, Salisbury, and Haverhill, which shall be ports of delivery only; and a collector, 'naval officer, and surveyor, for the district, sball be appointed, to reside at Newburyport. To the district of Gloucester shall be annexed the town of Manchester, as a port of delivery only; and a collector, and surveyor, shall be appointed to reside at Gloucester. To the district of Salem and Beverly shall be annexed the towns or landing places of Danvers and Ipswich, as ports of delivery only; and a col. lector, naval officer, and surveyor, for the district, shall be appointed, to reside at Salem; and a surveyor to reside al each of the lowns of Beverly and Ipswich. To the district of Marblehead shall be annexed the town of Lynn, as a port of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appoint. ed, to reside at Marblehead. To the district of Boston and Charlestown shall be annexed the towns or landing places of Medford, Cohasset, and Hingham, as ports of delivery only; and a collector, naval officer, and surveyor, shall be appointed, to reside at Boston. To the district of Plymouth shall be annexed the several towns or landing places of Scituate, Dux bury, and Kingston, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the districi shall be appointed, to reside at Plymouth. To the district of Barnstable shall be annexed the several towns or landing places of Sandwich, Harwich, Wellfieet, Provincetown and Chatham, as porta of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside al Barnstable. In the district of Nantucket, the port of Sherbourne shall be the sole port of entry and delivery within the same; and a collector shall be appointed, to reside at Sherbourne. To the district of Edgartown shall be annexed the town of Falmouth, as a port of delivery only ; and a collector shall be appointed, to reside at Edgarlown. To the district of New Bedford shall be annexed Westport, Rochester, and Wareham, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the districe shall be appointed, to reside at New Bedford. To the district of Dighton shall be annexed Swansey and Freetown, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be ap. pointed, to reside at Dighion. To the district of York shall be annexed Kittery and Berwick, as ports of delivery only ; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at York. To the district of Biddeford and Pepperelborough shall be annexed Scarborough, Wells, Kennebunk, and Cape Porpoise, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Biddeford. To the district of Portland and Falmouth shall be annexed North Yarmouth and Brunswick, as ports of delivery only; and a collector and surveyor shall be appointed for the district, to reside at Portland.

Districts in To the district of Bath shall be annexed Hallowell, Pilistown, Massachu

and Topsham, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for setts, &c.

the district shall be appointed, to reside at Bath. To the dis- . trict of Wiscasset shall be annexed Bristol, Boothbay, and Waldoborough, as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, io reside at. Wiscasset. To the district of Penobscot shall be annexed Thomastown, Frankfort, Sedgwick Poini, and Deer Island, as ports of delivery only ; and a collecior for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Penobscot. To the district of Frenchman's Bay shall be annexed Union River, as a port of delivery only, and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Frenchman's Bay. For each of the districts of Machias and Passamaquody shall be appointed a collector, to reside at the said ports of Macbias and Passamaquody respectively. The disirict of Newburyport shall include all the waters and shores from the state of New Hampshire to the north line of Ipswich. The - district of Gloucester shall include all the waters and shores in the towns of Gloucester and Manchester. The dis. trict of Salem and Beverly shall include all the shores and waters within the towns of Ipswich, Beverly, Salem, and Danvers.

The district of Marblehead shall include all the waters and shores within the town of Marblehead and Lynn. The district of Boston and Charlestown shall include all the waters and shores within the counties of Middlesex and Suffolk. The district of Plymouth shall include all the waters and shores within the county of Plymouth, excepting the towns of Wareham and Rochester. The district of Barnstable shall include all the shores and waters within the county of Barostable, excepting the town of Falmouth. The district of Nan. lucket shall include the island of Nantucket. The district of Edgartown shall include all the waters and shores within the county of Duke's County and the town of Falmouth. The district of New. Bedford shall include all the waters and shores within the towns of New Bedford, Dartmouth, Westport, Rochester, and Wareham, together with all the islands within the county of Bristol. The district of Dighton shall include all the waters and shores on Taunton river, and in the town of Rehoboth; and the collectors of the several districts within that part of the state of Massachusetts, eastward of New Hampshire, shall agree, as soon as may be, upon a divisional line between their respective districts, and transmit the same to the comptroller of the treasury; and such districts, so agreed upon, shall include all the shores, waters, and islands, within the

same. Districts in In the state of Connecticut shall be three districts, to wit : Connecticut; New London, New Haven, and Fairfield. The district of ports of entry New London shall extend from the east line of the said state collectors, &c. of Connecticut to the west line of the town of Killingsworth,

and north to the south line of the state of Massachuselis, and shall also include the several towns or landing places of Norwich, Stonington, Groton, Lyme, Saybrook, Haddam, East Haddam, Middletown, Chatham, Weathersfield, Glaslenbury,

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Hartford, East Hartford and Killingsworth, as ports of delivery only; New London to be the sole port of entry; and a collector and surveyor for the district shall be appointed, to reside at New London, and a surveyor to reside at each of the ports of Stonington and Middletown. The district of New Haven shall extend from the west line of the district of New London, westerly lo Ousalumnick river; to which shall be annexed the several towns or landing places of Guilford, Brandford, Milford, and Derby, as ports of delivery only ; New Haven to be the sole port of entry; and a collector and surveyor for the district shall be appointed, to reside at New Ha

The district of Fairfield shall include all the ports and places in the said state of Connecticul, west of the district of New Haven, in which shall be annexed the several towns or landing places of Norwalk, Stratford, Stamford, and Greenwich, as ports of delivery only; Fairfield to be the sole port of entry; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Fairfield : and New London, New Haven, and Fairfield, shall severally be ports of entry.

In the state of New York shall be two districts, 10 wit : Districts in Sagg Harbor on Nassau or Long Island, and the city of New New-York; York, each of which shall be a port of entry. The district of and delivery; Sagg Harbor shall include all bays, harbors, rivers, and shores, collectors, &c within the two points of land, which are called Oyster Pond Point, and Montauk Point; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside al Sagg Harbor, which shall be the only place of delivery in the said district. The district of the city of New York shall include such part of the coasts, rivers, bays, and harbors of the said state, not included in the district of Sagg Harbor, and moreover, the several towns or landing places of New Windsor, Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, Esopus, city of Hudson, Kinderhook, and Albany, as ports of delivery only; and a naval officer, collector, and surveyor, for the district, shall be appointed, to reside at the city of New York; also ewo surveyors, one to reside at the city of Albany, and the other at the city of Hudson; and all ships or vessels bound to, or from, any port of delivery within the last named district, shall be obliged to come lo, and enter or clear out, at the city of New York.

In the state of New Jersey shall be three districts, to wit : Districts in Perth Amboy, Burlington, and Bridgetown, which shall seve. New Jersey; rally be ports of entry. The district of Perth Amboy shall ports of entry comprehend all that part of the state of New Jersey known collectors, &c. by the name of East New Jersey (that part excepted which is hereafter included in the district of Burlington) together with all the waters thereof, heretofore wilhin the jurisdiction of the said state, in which district the towns or landing places of New Brunswick, Middletown Point, Elizabeth Town, and Newark shall be ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Perth Amboy. The district of Burlingion shall comprehend that part of the said stale known by the name of West New Jersey, which lies to the eastward and northward of the county of Gloucester, VOL 1.

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with all the waters thereof, beretofore within the jurisdiction of the said state, including the river and inlet of Lille Egg Harbor, with the waters einplying into the same, and the sea coast, sound, inlets, and harbors thereof, from Barnegat inlet to Brigantine inleis, in which district the landing places of Lamberton and Lilile Egg Harbor shall be ports of delivery only; and a collector shall be appointed for the district, 10 reside at Burlington, and a surveyor at Little Egg Harbor. The district of Bridgetown shall comprehend the counties of Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, and Cape May (that part of Gloucester county excepted, which is included witbin the district of Burlington and all the waters thereof heretofore within the jurisdiction of the said state ; and the town of Salem, Port Elizabeth, on Morrice river, and Stillwell's landing on Great Egg Harbor, shall be ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside al Bridge

town. District of The state of Pennsylvania shall be one district and PhilaPennsylva

delphia shall be the sole port both of entry and delivery for nia; port of the same; and a naval officer, collector, and surveyor, for the entry, &c.

district shall be appointed, to reside at the said port of Phila

delphia. District of The state of Delaware shall be one district, and the borough Delaware ; of Wilmington shall be ihe port of entry, 10 which shall be Fort of entry, annexed New Castle and Port Penn as ports of delivery only ;

and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at

the said port of Wilmington. Districts in In the state of Maryland sball be nine districts, to wit: Maryland; Baltimore, Chester, Oxford, Vienna, Snow Hill, Annapolis, ports of entry. Nottingham, Nanjemoy, and Georgetown.

The district of collectors, &c. Baltimore shall include Patapsco, Susquehannah, and Elk ri.

vers, and all the waters and shores on ihe west side of Chesapeake Bay, from the mouth of Magetiy river to the south side of Elk river, inclusive, in which Havre de Grace and Elkion shall be poris of delivery only; and a naval officer, collector, and surveyor, shall be appointed for the said district, to reside at the lown of Baltimore, which shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Chester shall include Chester river, and all the waters and shores on the eastern side of Chesapeake bay, from the south side of Elk river 10 the north side of the eastern bay and Wye river, exclusive, in which Georgetown, on Sassafras river, shall be a port of delivery ovly; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside al Chester, which shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Oxford shall include all the waiers and shores on the eastern side of Chesapeake bay, from the north side of Wye river and the eastern bay, to the south side of Choptank river, inclusive, and Cambridge shall be a port of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, io reside at Oxford, which shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Vienna shall include all the waiers and shores on the eastern side of Chesapeake bay, from the south side of Choptank river to the south side of Wicomico river, inclusive, and Salisbury shall be a port of delivery only ; and a collector for the district Districts in shall be appointed, 10 reside at Vienna, which shall be the Maryland, &c. sole port of eniry. The district of Snow Hill shall include all the waters and shores on the sea coast, from the north line of Virginia to the south line of Delaware, together with all the waters and shores on the eastern side of Chesapeake bay, from the south side of Wicomico river to the south side of Pocomoke river, inclusive, so far as the jurisdiction of the said state of Maryland extends, to which Sinnepuxent shall be a port of delivery for West India produce only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Snow Hill, which shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Annapolis shall include Magerty river, and all the waters and shores from thence to Drum Point, on Patuxent river ; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Annapolis, which shall be the sole port of entry and delivery for the same. The district of Nottingham shall include all the waters and shores on the west side of Chesapeake bay 10 Drum Point, on the river Patuxent, together with the said ri. ver, and all the navigable waters emplying into the same, 10 which Benedict, Lower Marlborough, Town Creek, and Sil. vey's landing, shall be annexed as ports of delivery only; a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Nottingham; and a surveyor at Town Creek; and Nottingham shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Nanjemoy shall include all the waters of Potowmac river, within the jurisdiction of the state of Maryland, from Point Look Out to Pomonkey creek, inclusive, to which Saint Mary's shall be annexed as a port of delivery only ; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Nanjemoy ; also a surveyor to reside at Saint Mary's, and Nanjemoy shall be the sole port of entry. The district of Georgetown shall include all the waters and shores from Pomonkey creek, on the north side of Potowmac river, to the head of the navigable waters of the said river, within the jurisdiction of the state of Maryland, to which Digges's landing and Carrollsburg shall be annexed as ports of delivery only; and a collector for the district shall be appointed, to reside at Georgetown, which shall be the sole port of entry.

In the state of Virginia shall be twelve districts, to wit : Districts in Hamplon as one port; Norfolk and Portsmouth as one port; ports of entry Bermuda Hundred and City Point as one port ; Yorktown, and delivery ; Tappabannock, Yeocomico river, including Kinsale, Dum collectors, &c. fries, including Newport, Alexandria, Folly Landing, Cherry Stone, South Quay, and Louisville : the authority of the officers at Hampton shall extend over all the waters, shores, bays, harbors, and inlets, between the south side of the mouth of York river, along the west shore of Chesapeake bay to Hampton, and thence up James river to the west side of Chickahominy river; and a collector shall be appointed, to reside at Hampton, which shall be the sole port of entry. To the district of Norfolk and Portsmouth shall be annexed Suffolk and Smithfield, as ports of delivery only; and the authority

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