Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Saturday, 23 May, 1657.
A BILL of Grant and Confirmation of Liberties, Privileges, and Jurisdictions, formerly used within the County Palatine of Duresme, was this Day read the Second time; and, upon the Question, committed to Sir Wm. Strickland, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Lord ChiefJustice Glyn, Mr. Fowell, Mr. Godfrey, Mr. Downing, Mr. Bampfeild, Sir Lislebone Long, Lord Whitelock, Col. Jones, Major-General Lilburne, Mr. Bodurda, Mr. Bond, Mr. Berkeley, Captain Hatsell, Captain Lilburne, Lord Commissioner Lisle, Sir Christofer Pack, Mr. Brisco, Mr. Smyth, Sir Edward Rhodes, Mr. Robert Fenwick, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Holland, Lord Commissioner Fiennes, Lord Strickland, Mr. Margett, Alderman Geldart: To meet in the Duchy-Court, on Monday at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.
St. Aubin's, &c. Arrears.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Commissioners for stating the Accompts at Worcester-house, and the said Commissioners are hereby impowered and authorized, to state the Accompts of John St. Aubyn, and Thomas Gorges, Esquires, according to the Instructions of the 24th of December 1647; and to give them Debentures respectively, for such Arrears as shall appear to be due upon the said Accompts so stated: And that the Trustees for Sale of the late King, Queen, and Prince's Lands, be authorized and required to pass the said Accompts, so stated, into Bills or Bonds; which said Bills or Bonds are to be allowed, upon the Purchase of any Lands already appointed, or to be appointed, for Satisfaction of the Arrears of the Army; notwithstanding the said John St. Aubin, and Thomas Gorges, were not in the Service in the Year 1647.
Great Marloe Bridge.
Resolved, That it be offered to his Highness the Lord Protector, That he will be pleased to take this Petition into Consideration; and, if his Highness shall see Cause, that he will be pleased to grant a Brief for a Collection for repairing the Bridge at Marloe in the Petition mentioned.
Petition and Advice.
|Colonel Cooper,||Tellers for the Yeas:||38.|
|Mr. Holland,||With the Yeas,|
|Mr. Pitts,||Tellers for the Noes:||49.|
|Colonel Edwards,||With the Noes,|
Henley's, &c. Petition.
Protector to be attended.
Resolved, That a Committee be appointed to attend upon his Highness the Lord Protector, to know when this House shall attend his Highness with this humble Petition and Advice, Viz. Lord Chief-Justice Glynn, General Disbrow, General Mountagu, Sir Thomas Pryde, MajorGeneral Goff, Sir Lislebon Long, Lord Strickland, Lord Cleypoole, Sir John Thorougood, Mr. Holland, Lord Commissioner Lisle, Sir John Barstead, Sir Christofer Pack, Mr. Williams, Sir John Hobart, Colonel Beomond, MajorGeneral Boteler, Sir Tho. Honywood, Lord Lambert, Sir Richard Lucy, Sir Wm. Strickland, Lord Commissioner Whitelock, Mr. Bampfeild, Lord Eures, Mr. Barkley, Lord Cockram, Sir John Coppleston, Colonel Purefoy, Mr. Francis Bacon, Doctor Clarges, Mr. Lucy, Sir James Mackdowell, Colonel Phil. Jones, Lord Deputy Fleetwood, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy.