Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Thursday, the 3d of March, 1652.
House keep Fast Day.
THE House this Day, according to former Order, kept a Day of Humiliation in the House, Mr. Marshall, Mr. Lockier, and Mr. Amyes, prayed and preached.
Ordered, That Colonel Bossevile, Mr. Allein, Major General Harrison, and Sir Arthure Hesilrig, do take the Subscription of every Member of Parliament, towards the Relief of the Widows and Children of such Persons as were slain, and of the maimed Soldiers and Seamen, in the late Engagement at Sea against the Dutch; and receive the Money of them; and give an Account thereof to the Parliament.