Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 16 die Novembris; 3° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
Recovery of Tythes.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate of the House, unto Lord Digby, Mr. Christie, Mr. Gwyn, Sir Rob. Edon, Mr. Burdett, Mr. How, Mr. Arnold, Mr. Bennet, Mr. Harcourt, Mr. Blowfeild, Serjeant Wogan, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Mr. Harley, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Fra. Guybons, Mr. Carter, Sir Rob. Sawyer, Mr. Brereton, Sir Cha. Bloys, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Freeman, Mr. Biddolph, Sir S. Bernadiston, Mr. Sandford, Lord Falkland, Mr. How, Mr. Campion, Mr. Glemham, Mr. Dyott, Mr. Vincent, Mr. Papillion, Mr. Baile, Lord Cornbury, Mr. Bowyer: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Then, according to the Order of the Day, the Names of such Members who made Default in appearing upon the Call of the House, the Fourth of November instant, and were not then excused, were called over.
Ordered, That Nich. Glyn, Esquire, Henry Mannaton, Esquire, John Tanner, Esquire, Fran. Fullford, Esquire, Hugh Fortescue, Esquire, Sir John Mortain, Baronet, Henry Hening, Esquire, Henry Northleigh, Esquire, John Pollexfen, Esquire, John Michell, Esquire, Wm. Okeden, Esquire, Rob. Walpole, Esquire, be sent for in Custody of the Serjeant attending this House, for their Nonattendance upon the Service of the House.
Then, according to the Order of the Day, the Copies of the several Orders that have been issued by the Commissioners of the Admiralty to Admiral Russell during the last Year's Expedition; and also the List of the Ships lost or damaged since the Year 1688; were read.
Ordered, That the Commissioners of the Admiralty do lay before this House such Inquiries and Examinations as have been made by the Admiralty touching Ships cast away, Ships taken, and Ships run aground.
State of the Nation.
The House being acquainted, that Mr. Bridges, a Member of the House, could give an Account of an Information given him by a Captain of their Majesties Fleet, That Sir Ralph Delavall had lately taken a French Boat going for Ireland, with Papers of dangerous Consequence to the Government;
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Sir Jonath. Jennings,||66.|
|Mr. Henry Herbert,|
|Tellers for the Noes,||Sir Tho. Travell,||186.|
Conference desired with Lords.
Examination of Lord Preston, &c.
Resolved, That an humble Address be presented to his Majesty, by such Members of this House as are of his Majesty's most honourable Privy Council, That he will be pleased to give Order, That the Confessions and Examinations of the Lord Preston and Mr. Crone, may be laid before this House.