Appeals to the Privy Council
Report No. 13_1685_00

Plampin v Scarborrow



Case Name Short

Plampin v Scarborrow

Not a ‘true’ appeal.  
Case Name Long

Edward Plampin v Edmund Scarborrow


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series

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APC Citation 

v.2 [203] p.90 – 18 December 1685 – entry 1

CSP Citation 

VII no. 508 and 2126

PC Register Citation 

James II Part 1 (6 February 1685 – 18 March 1687) p.175–176: PC 2/71/175–176


Colonial Courts

No colonial court decision


Bagnall, John, deceased

Howard, Lord, Governor General

Plampin, Edward (administrator to John Bagnall)

Scarborrow (Scarborough), Edmund, deceased


Administrator’s action on a bond


Governor is ordered to bring the cause to a speedy trial in the colony.


This is not an appeal from a colonial court judgment but a request that the colonial court be forced to hold a speedy trial.


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew

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