Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 31o Januarii, 1605
2. Reading : - The Bill for the better impannelling of Juries, at Westminster, and at the Assises : - Sir John Heigham, Mr. Wyseman, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Mr. Staughton, Sir Rob. Johnson, Mr. Hoskins: Upon the Quest. rejected.
A Member attending Mass.
2. Reading: B. For Explanation of the Statute of Sewers : - Committees : Mr. Recorder of London, Mr. Fuller, Sir H. Billingsley, Sir Walter Cope, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Mr. Gore, Sir Rob. Maunsell, Sir Geo. Smyth, Sir John Scott, Sir Tho. Smith, Sir Oliver St. John, Mr. Rich. Wright, Sir Hugh Glasier, Burgesses of all Port Towns, Mr. Trevor, Sir Nath. Bacon, Mr. Hugh Middleton, Mr. Robert Middleton, Mr. Robert Lauley, the Burgesses of Southwark, Sir H. Hubbard, Mr. Lawrence Hyde, Mr. Pettus, Sir Rob. Johnson: - Veneris, 7* Februarii, Temple Hall.
Bringing Water to London.
2. Reading: - B. for the Bringing in of a fresh Stream of running Water from the River of Lee, or Uxbridge, to the North Parts of the City of London . - And committed to Knights of Hertford, Middlesex, and Essex, Sir Rob. Johnson, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Walter Cope, Mr. Lawrence Hyde, Sir Wm. Bowyer, Sir H. Billingsley, Mr. Rob. Bowyer, Sir Fr. Barrington, Sir Tho. Lake, Mr. Bacchus, Mr. Middleton, Sir Wm. Herrick, Sir John Swynnerton, Sir Tho. Smyth, Mr. Wyseman, Mr. Recorder of London, Sir Dan. Dun, Sir Geo. Rivers, Sir Mich. Hicks, Mr. Wilson, Sir Roger Owen, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Mr. Robert Lawley, Mr. Robert Middleton, Mr. Rich. Wright: - Friday, 7 Februarii, Temple Hall, - Captain Colthirst to be heard at the Committee.
Leave of Absence.
Sir Richard Musgrave, One of the Knights of the Shire for Westmorland, by reason of some Extremity of Sickness, wherein the Lady his Wife now lieth. and some other Occasions nearly concerning him, hath prayed Leave of the House to be absent from this Service for a Time ; which is granted unto him accordingly.