America and West Indies: February 1660

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Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 1, 1574-1660. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1860.

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February 1660

Feb. 6. The Council of State to the Governor and Council of Barbadoes Have received their letter of 8th Sept. last, with an account of their submission to Parliament and their resolution to continue faithful thereto. The late interruption to proceedings in Parliament, and God's signal presence in again restoring them to their freedom. The honour and interst of the nation much concerned in the freedom, plenty, and flourishing state of the plantations. Assurances of encouragement. [INTERREGNUM, Entry Bk., Vol. CXX., pp. 35, 36.]