Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 6, 1648-1651. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Martis, 11 Februarii, 1650.
Council of State.
Resolved, That, in the Second Instruction, next after the Words " by Sea or Land," these Words be added, "raised, or to be raised by Authority of Parliament, for the Service of this Commonwealth, in England, Ireland, Scotland, and the Dominions of them, or either of them, or elsewhere."
It was Resolved, That it be referred to a Committee, to consider what is fit to be done, that the Stores and Magazines of all military Provisions, both for Sea and Land Service, may be, from time to time, well and sufficiently supplied and furnished; and to present their Opinions to the House: Viz. unto Mr. Holland. Captain Smyth, Colonel Thompson, Colonel Marten, Mr. Ralegh, Major General Harrison, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Clement, Mr. James Challoner, Sir Peter Wentworth, Sir Gilbert Pickering, Mr. Blagrave, Sir Michaell Livesey, Mr. Robinson, Mr. Strickland, Mr. Bond, Mr. Long, Sir John Hippisley, Mr. Carey, Colonel Harvey, Mr. Dormer; or any Three of them.
Resolved, That it be referred to the same Committee, to consider of the Business touching Repairing and Building of Shipping; and to offer any Proposals to the House, for the better managing that Business for the Service of the Commonwealth; and to report the same to the House.
Resolved, That it be referred to the same Committee, to consider, upon the Debate of the House, touching fit Places for Harbouring of Ships, and Victualing them in such Harbours, for easing the Charge, and for greater Advantage, of the publick Service.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Council of State, to dispose of Worcester House, and the Yards and Gardens thereunto belonging, for the best Carrying-on of the publick Service of the Commonwealth.