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THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT
OF THE LATE
REV. JOHN BAMPTON,
CANON OF SALISBURY.
“I give and bequeath my Lands and Estates " to the Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the “University of Oxford for ever, to have and to hold “ all and singular the said Lands or Estates upon “ trust, and to the intents and purposes hereinafter “ mentioned; that is to say, I will and appoint that “the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford for “ the time being shall take and receive all the rents, “ issues, and profits thereof, and (after all taxes, repa“ rations, and necessary deductions made) that he pay “ all the remainder to the endowment of eight Divinity “ Lecture Sermons, to be established for ever in the “ said University, and to be performed in the manner “ following:
“ I direct and appoint, that, upon the first Tuesday “ in Easter Term, a Lecturer be yearly chosen by the “ Heads of Colleges only, and by no others, in the
room adjoining to the Printing-House, between the “ hours of ten in the morning and two in the afternoon, " to preach eight Divinity Lecture Sermons, the year