Evidence Act, 1845

Courts, &c. to take judicial notice of signatures of equity or common law judges, attached to decrees, &c.

2. All courts, judges, justices, masters in chancery, masters of courts, commissioners judicially acting, and other judicial officers, shall henceforth take judicial notice of the signature of any of the equity or common law judges of the superior courts at Westminster, provided such signature be attached or appended to any decree, order, certificate, or other judicial or official document.